Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

in a American poet and philosopher, founder of transcendentalism
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially alike. As soon as there is life there is danger.More Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All successful men have agreed in one thing -- they were causationists. They believed that things went not by luck, but by law; that there was not a weak or a cracked link in the chain that joins the first and last of things.More Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Better be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.More Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every stoic was a stoic; but in Christendom where is the Christian?More Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No hope so bright but is the beginning of its own fulfilment.More Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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