When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are...
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
Even miracles take a little time
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
A man is related to all nature.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
The two foes of human happiness are pain and boredom
Beauty might bring happiness, but happiness always brings beauty.