Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Common sense is genius in its working clothes
It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, 'always do...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
The most successful marriages, gay or straight, even if they begin in romantic love, often...
The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love,...
May this house stand until an ant drinks the ocean and a tortoise circles the...
Be what you would seem to be - or, if you'd like it put more...
If you have love in your life it can make up for a great many...