Category: emerson

Refresh the heart first

April 18, 2012 | 1 comment

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can inspire. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson This rule applies to all activities of life, whether painting, drawing, singing, or raising children, coaching employees, working at a computer, or

Watch your ancestors

April 11, 2012 | 4 comments

The ancestor of every action is a thought. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson We often blame our actions for the trouble that occurs in our lives, but it’s not the action that originated the trouble.  It’s the thought that led to

What lies within

August 12, 2007 | 1 comment

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson