"The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."