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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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Man is physically as well as metaphysically a thing of shreds and patches, borrowed unequally from good and bad ancestors, and a misfit from the start.
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or of love, now repeated and hardened into usage.
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth.
Manners require time, as nothing is more vulgar than haste.
There is nothing settled in manners, but the laws of behavior yield to the energy of the individual.
Marriage is the perfection which love aimed at, ignorant of what it sought.
The finest people marry the two sexes in their own person.
Most of the great results of history are brought about by discreditable means.
When half-gods go, The gods arrive.
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A great man stands on God. A small man stands on a great man.
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If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
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It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
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If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
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To understand is hard. Once one understands, action is easy.
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