It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration of passion, who cannot write well under other circumstances.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Do your work, but do your thing.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Every artist was first an amateur.
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
Knowledge exists to be imparted
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path...
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
As soon as there is life, there is danger
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
I would give all the wealth of the world, and all the deeds of all...
Isn't it only natural to leave a place where one is so bitterly hated?...The heroism...
Trust gets you killed, love gets you hurt and being real gets you hated.