Nothing external to you has any power over you.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of...
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Fear always springs from ignorance
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden...
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.