Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force - that thoughts rule the world.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on...
Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer. He is by constitution...
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they...
We change, whether we like it or not
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.