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
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
Some pursue happiness - others create it.
What you are comes to you.
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
When the act of reflection takes place in the mind, when we look at ourselves...
As soon as there is life, there is danger
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Surviving is the only glory in war.
All honor to him who shall win the prize,'The world has cried for a thousand...