People only see what they are prepared to see.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Art is the path of the creator to his work
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Reality is a sliding door.
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
Earth laughs in flowers.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
The years teach much which the days never know.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.