There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from one dream into another dream.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Spiritual force is stronger than material force; thoughts rule the world.
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
Thought is action in rehearsal
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Do your work, but do your thing.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
For better or worse, love never dies.
The yearning for an afterlife is the opposite of selfish: it is love and praise...
How can I follow my heart when it's waiting around for the rest of me...