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One good turn asketh another.

Emerson


To have died once is enough.

Emerson


He that is giddy thinks the world turns round.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Remember that there is an outside world to see and enjoy.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Imagine what we can imagine!

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Progress was all right. Only it went on too long.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


When you are about to die, a wombat is better than no company at all.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


In childhood a woman must be subject to her father; in youth to her husband; when her husband is dead, to her sons. A woman must never be free of subjugation.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


I dote on his very absence.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


A woman employs sincerity only when every other form of deception has failed.

Fosdick Harry Emerson





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