Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Talent finds its models, methods, and ends in society, exists for exhibition, and goes to...
All promise outruns performance.
Do the thing and you will be given the power
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Revolutions go not backward.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
Art is the path of the creator to his work
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
All sensible people are selfish, and nature is tugging at every contract to make the...
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes...
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
I take as my guide the hope of a saint: in crucial things, unity; in...
No one is so generous as he who has nothing to give
The first condition of progress is the removal of censorship.
I think a secure profession for young people is history teacher, because in the future,...