If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast in the forest.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
All men in the abstract are just and good
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path...
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
When you approach a problem, strip yourself of preconceived opinions and prejudice, assemble and learn...