Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Do what you are afraid to do
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we...
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
A nation never falls but by suicide
A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity.
A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart...