Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Showing: 421 - 430 Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes of 789
Life is a search after power; and this is an element with which the world is so saturated,-there is no chink or crevice in which it is not lodged,-that no honest seeking goes unrewarded.
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have both.
I like a man who likes to see a fine barn as well as a good tragedy.
Practice is nine-tenths.
Prayer as a means to effect a private end is theft and meanness.
Prayer is the contemplation of the facts of life from the highest point of view.
Among provocatives, the next best thing to good preaching is bad preaching.
Go into one of our cool churches, and begin to count the words that might be spared, and in most places the entire sermon will go.
The sermon which I write inquisitive of truth is good a year after, but that which is written because a sermon must be writ is musty the next day.
The vanishing, volatile froth of the Present which any shadow will alter, any thought blow away, any event annihilate, is every moment converted into the Adamantine Record of the Past.
Search quotes
Humorous Quote
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
Motivational Quote
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
Love Quote
A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
Funny Quote
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.
Life Quote
Life is like a box of chocolates, You never know what you're gonna get.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 LifeQuotesLib.com. All Rights Reserved.