Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Nature hates calculators.
Do the thing and you will be given the power
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
Imitation is suicide
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
The signs of outstanding leadership appear primarily among the followers. Are the followers reaching their...
Getting to the top isn't bad, and it's probably best done as an afterthought.