Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society, and he disseminated his thoughts through dozens of published essays and more than 1,500 public lectures across the United States.
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Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.