The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so long as we can see far enough.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
America is another name for opportunity.
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Language is fossil poetry
Difficulties exist to be surmounted
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
Imitation is suicide
When you imitate, make sure you don't hate.
Do not repeat after me words that you do not understand. Do not merely put...