|Ralph Waldo Emerson
1884 – 1962
American Human Rights Activist, Diplomat
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| Hitch your wagon to a star.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means of education.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
All our progress is an unfolding, like the vegetable bud, you have first an instinct, then an opinion, then a knowledge, as the plant has root, bud and fruit. Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path t