The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
Our best thoughts come from others.
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Art is the path of the creator to his work
It is only after years of preparation that the young artist should touch color -...
I'm a passionate believer in the inherent creativity possessed by all people and our inherent...