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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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Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is to think, it is to be humble.

Religion Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one

Virtue Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Action Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage

Action Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the sun. At least they have a very superficial seeing. The sun illuminates only the eye of the man, but shines into the eye and heart of the child.

Adulthood Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.

Art Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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There is properly no history; only biography

Biography Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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I can find my biography in every fable that I read

Biography Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my face.

Clocks Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these are sacred; nor can I detach one duty, like you, from all other duties, and concentrate my forces mechanically on the payment of moneys

Commerce Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.

Courage Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word

Cynicism Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Discontent Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Enthusiasm Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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All life is an experiment.

Experience Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.

Fiction Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Born for success he seemed, With grace to win, with heart to hold, With shining gifts that took all eyes

Gifts Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Like any other gift, the gift of grace can be yours only if you'll reach out and take it. Maybe being able to reach out and take it is a gift too.

Grace Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue

Hearing Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant

Ignorance Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze

Imagination Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.

Judgement Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something

Learning Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Whatever limits us, we call Fate

Limits Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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A man is related to all nature.

Man Quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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