Sunday, March 9, 2014

7 - Life lessons by Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, poet and spiritual philosopher. He was born on May 25, 1803 in Boston, Massachusetts,United States.He was one of the most influential literary figures of 19th-century.His writings were considered valuable documents of American literature, religion and optimistic thought.He was a founder of the transcendental movement and published essays on "Self-Reliance" and "American Scholar." He delivered more than 1500 public lectures across the United States.

Ralph Waldo Emerson's quotes on Life:

"Life is a journey, not a destination."

"All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better."

"Life is our dictionary."

"Life is a succession of lessons."

"Life is to be lived, not controlled."

"Life is a series of surprises."

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."

"Challenges make life interesting; Overcoming them makes life meaningful."

1 comment:

  1. "Life is a journey, not a destination."-Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes. I like this quote very much. Thanks!!