"With the past, I have nothing to do nor with the future. I live now."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Ralph Waldo Emerson on William Shakespeare
"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."