Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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An orator or author is never successful till he has learned to make his words smaller than his ideas.
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech.
If the stars should appear one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore.
Knowledge exists to be imparted.
Men are better than their theology.
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Look sharply after your thoughts. They come unlooked for, like a new bird seen on your trees, and, if you turn to your usual task, disappear; and you shall never find that perception again; never, I say-but perhaps years, ages, and I know not what events and worlds may lie between you and its return.
Our best thoughts come from others.
So far as a man thinks, he is free.
The soul of God is poured into the world through the thoughts of men.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.