Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it, else it is none.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one’s self?
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom and benefit.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force – that thoughts rule the world.
Revolutions go not backward.
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every god is there sitting in his sphere.
The smoothest curled courtier in the boudoirs of a palace has an animal nature, rude and aboriginal as a white bear.