It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
When the act of reflection takes place in the mind, when we look at ourselves...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
Beauty is truth, truth beauty, - that is all Ye know on earth, and all...
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
I wish women were like hockey...Only twenty minute periods.
When the age is in, the wit is out.