The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat later assumes the aspect of a guide or genius; for it commonly operates revolutions in our way of life, terminates an epoch of infancy or…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lost Friendship Quotes
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Talent finds its models, methods, and ends in society, exists for exhibition, and goes to...
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
Self-trust is the first secret of success
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
There is a tendency for things to right themselves.
A great man is always willing to be little.
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.