Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my...
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.
The greatest man in history was the poorest
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third.
Life is a journey