The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue. Every natural action is graceful; every heroic...
An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, He who has a...
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Every wall is a door.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
A man is a God in ruins
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...