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
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
If everything else fails, read the instructions
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
A great man is always willing to be little.
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
Every wall is a door.
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...