There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
Fame is proof that people are gullible
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Every burned book enlightens the world.
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
The truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the...
A subtle thought that is in error may yet give rise to fruitful inquiry that...