The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing, if only I could know.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Each age, it is found, must write its own books

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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All diseases run into one, old age.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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À travers la tranquillité du paysage (...), l'homme contemple quelque chose d'aussi magnifique que sa propre nature.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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L'Angleterre a bâti Londres pour son propre usage ; la France a bâti Paris pour le monde entier.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson

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