In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
People only see what they are prepared to see.
As soon as there is life, there is danger
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
Imitation is suicide
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
We may have lost the fear of the bomb in this post cold-war era, but...
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions