The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Every burned book enlightens the world.
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
You cannot see the mountain near
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
Intelligence is quickness to apprehend as distinct from ability, which is capacity to act wisely...
Literature: proclaiming in front of everyone what one is careful to conceal from one's immediate...
The sweetest sound of all is praise.