Flowers are the earth laughing.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
All men in the abstract are just and good
Self-trust is the first secret of success
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the...
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
All life is an experiment.
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
Experience is the oracle of truth; and where its responses are unequivocal, they ought to...