Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
There is properly no history; only biography
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Hitch your wagon to a star.
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not...
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
Our best thoughts come from others.
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...