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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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Culture opens the sense of beauty.
Only that mind draws me which I cannot read.
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear.
Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit, and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day.
What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think.
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a rational being are trenched on, die on the first inch of your territory.
We are always getting ready to live, but never living.
The evils of popular government appear greater than they are; there is compensation for them in the spirit and energy it awakens.
There is nothing we value and hunt and cultivate and strive to draw to us, but in some hour we turn and rend it.
Neither is a dictionary a bad book to read. There is no cant in it, no excess of explanation, and it is full of suggestion,-the raw material of possible poems and histories.
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Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
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It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
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I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
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I have feelings too. I am still human. All I want is to be loved, for myself and for my talent.
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Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
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