Quotes by Emerson, Ralph Waldo

In failing circumstances no one can be relied on to keep their integri >>

We boil at different degrees. >>

The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze. >>

Quotations about Persuasion

Who speaks to the instincts speaks to the deepest in mankind, and find >>

The object of oratory alone in not truth, but persuasion. >>

Whenever he met a great man he groveled before him, and my-lorded him >>

That which we do not believe, we cannot adequately say; even though we may repeat the words ever so often.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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