Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
To be simple is to be great
You cannot see the mountain near
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Earth laughs in flowers.
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.