Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
Earth laughs in flowers.
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
England, an old and exhausted island, must one day be contented, like other parents, to...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
To love, for us men, is to clasp one woman with our arms, feeling that...