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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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...too busy with the crowded hour to fear to live or die.
Every calamity is a spur and valuable hint.
The house praises the carpenter.
Character is higher than intellect. Thinking is the function; living is the functionary.
There never was child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
The true test of civilization is, not the census, nor the size of cities, nor the crops,-no, but the kind of man the country turns out.
What is civilization? I answer, the power of good women.
An orator or an author is never successful till he has learned to make his words smaller than his ideas.
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Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
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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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Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends.
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