Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

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“He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Nobody can bring you peace but yourself. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is not length of life, but depth of life. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The only way to have a friend is to be one. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Always do what you are afraid to do. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A man is what he thinks about all day long. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Men are what their mothers made them. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A great man is always willing to be little. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All mankind love a lover. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature. ”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson