Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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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 life.
We know better than we do. We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we are much more.
What we do we must, and call it by the best names.
When we are exalted by ideas, we do not owe this to Plato, but to the idea, to which also Plato was debtor.
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant.
Immortality will come to such as are fit for it; and he who would be a great soul in future must be a great soul now.
The blazing evidence of immortality is our dissatisfaction with any other solution.
Every man is an impossibility until he is born.
God enters by a private door into every individual.
No society can ever be so large as one man.
Everything you can imagine is real.
A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.
The time we waste trying to find out what life is all about could be spent loving someone and finding out.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.