Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant friendly party; but they say nothing, and if we do not use the gifts they bring, they carry them as silently away

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made, that we exist

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring another out of his bad sense into your good sense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, "He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

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