The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because man is disunited with himself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
Give all to love; obey thy heart
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
Every wall is a door.
Earth laughs in flowers.
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts...
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
Nature hates calculators.