One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it transcends speech; it is the bodily symbol of identity.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self Identity Quotes
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
Revolutions go not backward.
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
The greatest man in history was the poorest
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden...
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
When the act of reflection takes place in the mind, when we look at ourselves...
Isn't it the moment of most profound doubt that gives birth to new certainties? Perhaps...
In the end, everything is a gag.
What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of...