Men are what their mothers made them.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
The reason why men do not obey us, is because they see the mud at...
If everything else fails, read the instructions
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.