If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
Love and you shall be loved
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
Men are respectable only as they respect
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...