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
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path...
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
There is always safety in valor.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
The reason why men do not obey us, is because they see the mud at...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
As soon as there is life, there is danger
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.