• The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because man is disunited with himself.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
    A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
    No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
    We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
    If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
    ~ 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
  • Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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