People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Reality is a sliding door.
Hitch your wagon to a star.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast...
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.