Quotes: Ralph Waldo Emerson

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  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Don’t waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well assured that the right performance of this hour’s duties will be the best preparation for the hours and ages that will follow it.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Our chief want in life, is, someone who shall make us do what we can. This is the service of a friend. With him we are easily great.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    What lies behind us, and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Ralph Waldo Emerson,   

    What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear you speak.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising, which tempt you to believe that your critics are right. To Map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Ralph Waldo Emerson   

    I do not wish to treat friendships daintily, but with the roughest courage. When they are real, they are not glass threads or frost-work, but the solidest thing we know.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

     
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