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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
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The office of the scholar is to cheer, to raise, and to guide men by showing them facts amidst appearances.
The things taught in schools are not an education but the means of an education.
Eloquence is the power to translate a truth into language perfectly intelligible to the person to whom you speak.
The crowning fortune of a man is to be born to some pursuit which finds him employment and happiness, whether it be to make baskets, or broadswords, or canals, or statues, or songs.
This world belongs to the energetic.
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever accomplished.
Every great and commanding moment in the annals of the world is the triumph of some enthusiasm.
All great men find eternity affirmed in the very promise of their faculties.
No power of genius has ever yet had the smallest success in explaining existence. The perfect enigma remains.
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It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
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Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
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The time we waste trying to find out what life is all about could be spent loving someone and finding out.
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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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A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
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