If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path to his door.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time...
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
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Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.