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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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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources
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I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
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Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
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Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.
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