Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Love and you shall be loved. All love is mathematically just, as much as the...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
A great man is always willing to be little.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
Preach in the name of God. The learned will smile; ask the learned what they...
Be neither silly, nor cunning, but wise