The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider what it is that they are sacrificing when they follow in a herd, or when they cater for their establishment
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self Knowledge Quotes
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
Skepticism is slow suicide
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
Men are what their mothers made them.
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of...
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
An empire is an immense egotism.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Silence is the wit of fools.
Silence is true wisdom's best reply.
The wise are doubtful.