Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quotes and Inspiration

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.”
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
“To be great is to be misunderstood.”
“The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.”
“Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string.”
“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.”
“Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.”
“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.”
“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”

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