No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Love, and you shall be loved
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
Life is a progress, and not a station.
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
A little integrity is better than any career
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
It is as easy for the strong man to be strong, as it is for...
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are moveable,...
Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum...