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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quote of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Most of the shadows of this...


Biography - Ralph Waldo Emerson:

American essayist, lecturer and poet.
Born: 1803 - Died: 1882
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

Quote

Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in one's own sunshine.
Ralph Waldo Emerson




Translation  

Translation

(French)


French
Souvent les ombres dans la vie sont celles que l'on fait à notre propre soleil.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson




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Quotes about life:



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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes for: shadow:



Quotes for: shadow

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Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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Even a single hair casts a shadow.”
Publilius Syrus
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Where there is much light, the shadow is deep.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Götz von Berlichingen
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All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.”
Leo Tolstoy
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Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.”
William Shakespeare
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Men are the dreams of a shadow.”
Pindar
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Quotes about oneself:



Quotes for: oneself

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Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde - Quotation of uncertain origin
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Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”
Leo Tolstoy
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If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.”
Henri Bergson - Creative Evolution
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To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.”
Katherine Mansfield
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Ralph Waldo Emerson also said...


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To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Earth laughs in flowers.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson - Hamatreya
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The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson - Lectures - Education
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All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The years teach much which the days never know.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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