No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
You cannot see the mountain near
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Even miracles take a little time
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
To change is difficult. Not to change is fatal.
Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become...