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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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Power educates the potentate.
Souls are not saved in bundles.
Our health is our sound relation to external objects; our sympathy with external being.
A great man will find a great subject, or which is the same thing, make any subject great.
A scholar is a man with this inconvenience, that, when you ask him his opinion of any matter, he must go home and look up his manuscripts to know.
How we hate this solemn Ego that accompanies the learned, like a double, wherever he goes.
The office of the scholar is to cheer, to raise, and to guide men by showing them facts amidst appearances.
Tis a short sight to limit our faith in laws to those of gravity, of chemistry, of botany, and so forth.
Don't set out to teach theism from your natural history... You spoil both.
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect, that the pith of each man's genius contracts itself to a very few hours.
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Diplomacy Quote
There are times when even the greatest tactician in diplomatic cunning is outclassed in his own game. It is then that he discovers that all that he thought he had gained is but loss, and that what is left of national honor and dignity is but the shadow of an illustrious past that is gone forever, or of a potentially great future that will never come.
Wise Quote
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.
Love Quote
Fantasy love is much better than Reality Love.
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You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
Success Quote
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
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