We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Imitation is suicide
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
To believe in luck - is skepticism
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
A great man is always willing to be little.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
Time goes by fast, and people go in and out of your life so quickly,...
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.
Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding...