Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

Only be admonished by what you already see, not to strike leagues of friendship with cheap persons, where no friendship can be. Our impatience betrays us into rash and foolish alliances which no God attends.


Emerson's complete works (ed. 1903)

Picture Quote 1

Only be admonished by what you already see, not to strike leagues of friendship with cheap persons, where no friendship can be. Our impatience...

Picture Quote 2

Only be admonished by what you already see, not to strike leagues of friendship with cheap persons, where no friendship can be. Our impatience...

Picture Quote 3

Only be admonished by what you already see, not to strike leagues of friendship with cheap persons, where no friendship can be. Our impatience...

Picture Quote 4

Only be admonished by what you already see, not to strike leagues of friendship with cheap persons, where no friendship can be. Our impatience...