"A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Ralph Waldo Emerson on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Ronald Reagan
"All diseases run into one, old age."
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."
"Each age, it is found, must write its own books or rather, each generation for the next succeeding."
"For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
"Every artist was first an amateur."