People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Do what you are afraid to do
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Never read any book that is not a year old
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is...
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Charity isn't a good substitute for justice
Charity shall cover the multitude of sins