The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
It is as easy for the strong man to be strong, as it is for...
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
The reason why men do not obey us, is because they see the mud at...
Fear always springs from ignorance
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology.
Every advance in civilization has been denounced as unnatural while it was recent
Hatred, which could destroy so much, never failed to destroy the man who hated, and...