Tuesday, February 14, 2006

It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinions; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

4 comments:

Sphinx said...

Love Emerson's quotes. They make a lot of sense, dont they? :-)

Madhooo said...

Very, very true.:)

logic said...

Madhoo that was a terrific find..I like to read quotes and this one is really new to me..

"Independence of solitude" ..wow sweet words used to describe the prefect achiever..

Madhooo said...

Yes, @logic, very substantive words.:)