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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
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Every interaction has its reasons, every mistake has its cause and every person you meet is destiny.
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Every marriage, every family, has its mysteries.
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Every project has challenges, and every project has its rewards.
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Every trail has its end, and every calamity brings its lesson!
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Every advantage has its tax.
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Every disadvantage has its advantage.
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Every bullet has its billet.
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Every moment has its pleasures and its hope.
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Every dogma has its day.
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Every rose has its thorn
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Every advantage has its disadvantage
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Every species has its pub.
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Every flow has its ebb.
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Every dogma has its day.
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Every path has its puddle
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Every story has its demands.
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Every house has its own story, its own character.
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Every small town has its dramatic group, its barber-shop quartet, every home has music in one form o...
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All men plume themselves on the improvement of society, and no man improves.
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Every age has its pleasures, its style of wit, and its own ways.
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The objection to conforming to usages that have become dead to you is, that it scatters your force. ...
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Every evil is a sickness of soul, but virtue offers the cause of its health.
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Every candidate has its pluses and minus.
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It's baseball. Every team has its time.
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Every vice has its excuse ready.
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Every phase of love has its beauty.
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Every head has its own headache
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Every fiction has its base in fact.
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Every light has its own shadow.
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Every battalion has its marching songs.
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To believe your own thought, to believe that that what is true for you in your private heart is true...
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To every cow its calf; to every book its copy.
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A good friend does every thing to protect its friendship.
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Perhaps in nearly every joy, as certainly in every pleasure, cruelty has its place.
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We are spinning our own fates, good or evil, and never to be undone. Every smallest stroke of virtue...
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Every woman has its beauty, but not every man can recognize it.
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Every baseball crowd, like every theatre audience, has its own distinctive attitude and atmosphere.
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Every modern war has had its root in exploitation
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Any coalition has its troubles, as every married man knows.
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Every animal has enough brains to tan its own hide.
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Every sport has its own cast of characters.
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Every White House administration has its point of collapse,
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Every problem has a gift for you in its hands.
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Every protein in our body has its own interacting partners.
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In fact, almost every cave has its 'residents'.
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Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evi...
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I like language. Every language has its own possibilities.
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Every day has its own cereal box prize.
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Every site has its own recipe to be cleaned up.
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Every evil begets some good.
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There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
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There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
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There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
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Its not the fact that evil always loses, its the fact that good writes the history.
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Everything good is the transmutation of something evil: every god has a devil for a father.
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To dwellers in a wood, almost every species of tree has its voice as well as its feature.
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Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers.
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Every religion has its own gods. The One God has only one religion.
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Every reader his or her book. Every book its reader.
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Ralph is there for every employee who needs him.
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RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Nor knowest thou what argument Thy like to thy neighbor's creed has lent, All are needed by ea...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of Solitaire. It is ...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Speak what you think today in hard words and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
There is properly no history, only biography.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Works of the intellect are great only by comparison with each other.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
A nation never falls but by suicide.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
A good intention clothes itself with sudden power.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Glittering generalities! They are blazing ubiquities.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our ...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
And striving to be Man, the worm Mounts through all the spires of form.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Every particular in nature, a leaf, a drop, a crystal, a moment of time is related to the whole, and...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON