Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood and steel and brass.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
The power of love, as the basis of a State, has never been tried.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Every wall is a door.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...