For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Even miracles take a little time
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
A good intention clothes itself with power
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power...
Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience, not the lessons of retirement and leisure....
If you don't want to work, you have to work to earn enough money so...