The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is...
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Power and speed be hands and feet.
The less government we have the better.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Memory is the friend of wit, but the treacherous ally of invention; there are many...
The Brahmins say that in their books there are many predictions of times in which...