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A friend
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may think aloud. I am arrived at last in the presence of a man so real and equal, that I may drop even those undermost garments of dissimulation, courtesy, and second thought, which men never put off, and may deal with him with the simplicity and wholeness with which one chemical atom meets another.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | friendship

A man's growth
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | friendship

A thousand friends
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, and he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | friendship

An experiment
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | life

Authority and faith
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | religion

Beauty of flowers
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

But what you are
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | language

Flowers
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

God's handwriting
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

Judge of character
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | dreams

Length or depth?
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | life

Love and creation of beauty
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

Love of beauty
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

Seldom despised
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

Strong men and Shallow men
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | strength

The habit of being grateful
Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | gratefulness

The person you decide to be
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | inspirational

Thou must bleed for me
Rings and jewels are not gifts, but apologies for gifts. The only gift is a portion of thyself. Thou must bleed for me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | generosity

Though we travel
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | travel

When you remain angry
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | anger

With age!
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

Without grace
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
Ralph Waldo Emerson | beauty

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