No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Art is the path of the creator to his work
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight...
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Imitation is suicide
A man is related to all nature.
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
Books are for nothing but to inspire
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what...
Money often costs too much.
I'm proud of paying taxes. The only thing is--I could be just as proud for...
It would be nice if the poor were to get even half of the money...