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Quotations by author » Ralph Waldo Emerson
American Poet, Lecturer and Essayist, 1803-1882
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As every man is hunted by his own daemon, vexed by his own disease, this checks all his activity.
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As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.
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As long as our civilization is essentially one of property, of fences, of exclusiveness, it will be mocked by delusions
Civilization
As men's prayers are a disease of the will, so are their creeds a disease of the intellect
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As soon as a child has left the room his strewn toys become affecting.
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As soon as there is life, there is danger
Danger
As the gardener, by severe pruning, forces the sap of the tree into one or two vigorous limbs, so should you stop off your miscellaneous activity and concentrate your force on one or a few points
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As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes into himself, so we gain the strength of the temptations we resist
Temptation
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck, and trusts to the instinct of the animal to find his road, so must we do with the divine animal who carries us through this world
Instinct
As there is a use in medicine for poisons, so the world cannot move without rogues.
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As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Beauty
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
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Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with it? Very little to be sure. But the real question is, What it will do with you? You will come here and get books that will open your eyes, and your ears, and your curiosity, and turn you inside out or outside in.
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Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee, and do not try to make the universe a blind alley
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Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
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Be not the slave of your own past ... plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep, and swim far, so you shall come back with self-respect, with new power, with an advanced experience, that shall explain and overlook the old.
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Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
HonestyKindness
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange and extravagant to break the monotony of a decorous age.
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Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue.
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Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue. Every natural action is graceful; every heroic act is also decent, and causes the place and the bystanders to shine.
Beauty
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