Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote
The whole world is an omen and a sign. Why look so wistfully in a corner? Man is the Image of God. Why run after a ghost or a dream? The voice of divination resounds everywhere and runs to waste unheard, unregarded, as the mountains echo with the bleatings of cattle.
The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Lectures and biographical sketches (ed. 1883)