There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts he puts on every day.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
Language is fossil poetry
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Money often costs too much.
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
Go cherish your soul; express companions; set your habits to a life of solitude; then...
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
No young man starting in life could have better capital than plenty of friends. They...
We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than...