The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison a more illustrious abode.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Power is, in nature, the essential measure of right. Nature suffers nothing to remain in...
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.