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
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
The best part of health is fine disposition
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
Difficulties exist to be surmounted
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
We are wiser than we know.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the...
'Tis my opinion every man cheats in his own way, and he is only honest...