The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is...
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Thought is action in rehearsal
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
America is another name for opportunity
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
The years teach much which the days never know.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.