Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882), who went by his middle name Waldo, was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, abolitionist, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing...
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
There is properly no history, only biography.
We do what we must, and call it by the best names.
There never was a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him asleep.
Let us not paralyze our capacity for good by brooding overman's capacity for evil.
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.