Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong.
We learn geology the day after the earthquake.
Fame is proof that the people are gullible.
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
The earth laughs in flowers.
In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts.
Rings and jewels are not gifts but apologies for gifts. The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Sorrow makes us all children again - destroys all differences of intellect. The wisest know nothing.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
The first lesson of history is that evil is good.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
You cannot wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources