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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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Neither is a dictionary a bad book to read. There is no cant in it, no excess of explanation, and it is full of suggestion,-the raw material of possible poems and histories.
Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.
If we meet no gods, it is because we harbor none. If there is grandeur in you, you will find grandeur in porters and sweeps.
Religion is as effectually destroyed by bigotry as by indifference.
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Intemperance is the only vulgarity.
The secret of drunkenness is, that it insulates us in thought, whilst it unites us in feeling.
You will always find those who think they know what is your duty better than you know it.
Meek young men grow up in colleges and believe it is their duty to accept the views which books have given, and grow up slaves.
The things taught in colleges and schools are not an education, but the means of education.
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Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
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Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
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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.
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