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: 461 - 470 Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes of 789
The office of the scholar is to cheer, to raise, and to guide men by showing them facts amidst appearances.
Tis a short sight to limit our faith in laws to those of gravity, of chemistry, of botany, and so forth.
Don't set out to teach theism from your natural history... You spoil both.
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect, that the pith of each man's genius contracts itself to a very few hours.
Take the place and attitude to which you see your unquestionable right, and all men acquiesce.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism.
Every spirit makes its house; but afterwards the house confines the spirit.
If we must accept Fate, we are not less compelled to affirm liberty, the significance of the individual, the grandeur of duty, the power of character.
In the history of the individual is always an account of his condition, and he knows himself to be a party to his present estate.
Any work looks wonderful to me except the one which I can do.
Search quotes
Great Quote
A great man stands on God. A small man stands on a great man.
Relationship Quote
A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
Funny Quote
Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.
Relationship Quote
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
Life Quote
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.
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.