People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
All diseases run into one, old age.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
All men in the abstract are just and good
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to...
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.