The reason why men do not obey us, is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
All mankind loves a lover.
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile...it's the spiritual...
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
Even people that I agree with can do something that would be a target for...
I don't know how many sacred cows there are today. I think there's a little...