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561 Famous Quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson
5/25/1803 - 4/27/1882
Also Known As:  
Waldo Ralph Emerson     Waldo Emerson Ralph
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About Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happiness is like a kiss...you must share it to enjoy it.

Happiness Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The first wealth is health.

Health Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.

Knowledge Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Laugh often,Dream big,Reach for the stars!

Laughter Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away

Life Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Obedience alone gives the right to command

Obedience Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Patience and fortitude conquer all things

Patience Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Cute is when a person's personality shines through their looks. Like in the way they walk, every time you see them you just want to run up and hug them.

Personality Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Men are respectable only as they respect

Respect Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Impossible only means that you haven't found the solution yet.

Solution Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Speech Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.

Temper Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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A man is what he thinks about all day long.

Thought Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Understanding Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.

Winning Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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When Nature has work to be done, she create a genius to do it.

Genius Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Method of Nature

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Come, see the north-wind's masonry, Out of an unseen quarry evermore Furnished with tile, the fierce artificer Curves his white bastions with projected roof Round every windward stake, or tree, or door. Speeding, the myriad-handed, his wild work So fanciful, so savage, naught cares he For number or proportion.

Snow Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: The Snow-Storm

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The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and use of land.

Agriculture Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Society and Solitude--Farming

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My angel,--his name is Freedom,-- Choose him to be your king; He shall cut pathways east and west, And fend you with his wing.

Freedom Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Boston Hymn

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If you had taken off the shoe then, at length you would feel in what part it pinched you. [Lat., Si calceum induisses, tum demum sentires qua parte te urgeret.]

Shoemaking Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Letters and Social Aims--Greatness

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Burly, dozing humblebee, Where thou art is clime for me. Let them sail for Porto Rique, Far-off heats through seas to seek. I will follow thee alone, Thou animated torrid-zone!

Bees Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: The Humble-Bee

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Every sweet hath its sour, every evil its good.

Sweetness Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Compensation

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A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.

Consistency Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Essays--Self-Reliance

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He is great who is what he is from Nature, and who never reminds us of others.

Greatness Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: Essays--Second Series--Uses of Great Men

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Chide me not, laborious band! For the idle flowers I brought; Every aster in my hand Goes home loaded with a thought.

Asters Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson , Source: The Apology

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