People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
A man is a God in ruins
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Wherever there is power there is age.
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Things are pretty, graceful, rich, elegant, handsome, but until they speak to the imagination, not...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke...
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense...
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature...