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The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes from The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson
  1. #1
    “The life of truth is cold.”
  2. #2
    “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.”
  3. #3
    “I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.”
  4. #4
    “Every man is an impossibility until he is born; every thing impossible until we see a success.”
  5. #5
    “Every violation of truth is not only a sort of suicide in the liar, but is a stab at the health of human society.”
  6. #6
    “We are immersed in beauty, but our eyes have no clear vision.”
  7. #7
    “We are students of words: we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation -rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing.”
  8. #8
    “There is no great and no small
    To the Soul that maketh all:
    And where it cometh, all things are
    And it cometh everywhere.”
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