In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
A man is a God in ruins
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
Everything in creation has its appointed painter or poet and remains in bondage like the...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
None shall rule but the humble, And none but Toil shall have
Language is fossil poetry
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
Society is a hospital of incurables.
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Every artist was first an amateur.
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
Power and speed be hands and feet.