Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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The hero is suffered to be himself.
History is the action and reaction of these two, nature and thought-two boys pushing each other on the curbstone of the pavement.
There is no history; only biography.
Every roof is agreeable to the eye, until it is lifted; then we find tragedy and moaning women, and hard-eyed husbands.
Let a man behave in his own house as a guest.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
The reason of idleness and of crime is the deferring of our hopes.
Happy the man who never puts on a face, but receives every visitor with that countenance he has on.
My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock should find the time in my face.
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair the rest of his days.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
A lover's life lies in death. You shall not find a heart without losing the heart.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.