Nothing external to you has any power over you.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
Go cherish your soul; express companions; set your habits to a life of solitude; then...
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Fear always springs from ignorance
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
As soon as there is life there is danger.
Skill to do comes of doing
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is...
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
Anyone who knows how difficult it is to keep a secret among three men -...
Probably all laws are useless; for good men do not need laws at all, and...