To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes...
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
If nothing is mirrored in Knowledge, then it does NOT exist.
Knowledge always desires increase; it is like fire, which must first be kindled by some...