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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Born May 25, 1803 | Died April 27, 1882
American transcendentalist essayist, poet and lecturer

Famous Quotes:

:Always do what you are afraid to do."

"As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey."

"Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait."

"Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated."

"Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world."

"For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."

"Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never."

"Hitch your wagon to a star."

"Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you."

"Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen."

"The only way to have a friend is to be one."