Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
An empire is an immense egotism.
Fear always springs from ignorance
Necessity does everything well.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
In the evening of life, we will be judged on love alone.
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.