Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society, and he disseminated his thoughts through dozens of published essays and more than 1,500 public lectures across the United States.
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Manners require time and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Let us be silent that we may hear the whispers of the gods.