This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance or original action.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self Reliance Quotes
We change, whether we like it or not
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Things are pretty, graceful, rich, elegant, handsome, but until they speak to the imagination, not...
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
Self-trust is the first secret of success
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
Actions lie louder than words.