If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel and stare.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
Reality is a sliding door.
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
All diseases run into one, old age.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
None shall rule but the humble, And none but Toil shall have
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Culture, with us, ends in headache
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
I am not sure anyone loves you if you hate yourself but many will hate...
Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. We get very little...
We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys