It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, 'always do what you are afraid to do.'
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Do what you are afraid to do
Spiritual force is stronger than material force; thoughts rule the world.
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
If a woman doesn't chase a man a little, she doesn't love him.
Love builds bridges where there are none
Love is love's reward.