Nothing external to you has any power over you.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
A man is related to all nature.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
I do then with my friends as I do with my books. I would have...
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Life is a progress, and not a station.
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
America is another name for opportunity.
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do...
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and...