• Earth laughs in flowers.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • All mankind love a lover.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine!
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, "Always do what you are afraid to do."
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson