Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
I would have the studies elective. Scholarship is to be created not by compulsion, but...
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
We all boil at different degrees
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do it, and...
Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified...