The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call.
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Everybody favors free speech in the slack moments when no axes are being ground
A speech is like a love affair. Any fool can start it, but to end...