Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
Hitch your wagon to a star.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Knowledge exists to be imparted
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
In civilized life, where the happiness, and indeed almost the existence, of man depends so...
If the battle for civilization comes down to the wimps versus the barbarians, the barbarians...
Humans are the only animals that have children on purpose with the exception of guppies,...