Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies
I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Imitation is suicide
America is another name for opportunity
The freedom to move forward to new opportunities and to produce results comes from living...
An obstacle is often an unrecognized opportunity