Added by staff

Get quotes of the day


Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine

This quote is about adversity.

Record how this quote makes you feel.

You can report quote corrections via the "Conversation" tab below

Search on Google Books to find citations of this quotation.

A bit about Ralph Waldo Emerson ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 April 27, 1882) was a famous American essayist and one of America's most influential thinkers and writers.

These people bookmarked this quote:

cloud avatar
cloud

I'm female, say nothing

lillylosanz avatar
lillylosanz

I'm female, single

iamlmg7 avatar
iamlmg7

I'm male, say nothing

Barbee avatar
Barbee

I'm female, say nothing

Sasha avatar
Sasha

I'm female, say nothing

bredelgal avatar
bredelgal

I'm female, say nothing

HonorYourJourney avatar
HonorYourJourney

I'm female, say nothing

Broken_Gargoyle avatar
Broken_Gargoyle

50+ year old chronic pain ridden photographer

GodSChildx avatar
GodSChildx

I'm female, single

Tammy avatar
Tammy

I'm female, say nothing

Hummie avatar
Hummie

none entered

younginapril avatar
younginapril

I'm female, say nothing

temetnosce avatar
temetnosce

I'm male, say nothing

prasantc avatar
prasantc

I'm male, say nothing

monnin avatar
monnin

I'm male, say nothing

melittle avatar
melittle

I'm female, say nothing

Beachblossom48 avatar
Beachblossom48

I'm female, single

MsAlessandra avatar
MsAlessandra

I'm female, say nothing

oziray avatar
oziray

I'm female, say nothing

lilje avatar
lilje

I'm female, say nothing

beautiful avatar
beautiful

just want everyone to be happy

Cocachoca avatar
Cocachoca

I'm female, say nothing

eternalcandle avatar
eternalcandle

I'm female, say nothing

Inspired2009 avatar
Inspired2009

I'm female, say nothing

a365366costagirl avatar
a365366costagirl

I'm female, say nothing

sexxlaws101 avatar
sexxlaws101

I'm female, say nothing

Brendolynn avatar
Brendolynn

none entered

cwheeler92 avatar
cwheeler92

I'm female, say nothing

TJBlue avatar
TJBlue

I'm female, taken

Elena avatar
Elena

I'm female, taken

davs avatar
davs

I'm male, say nothing

zahir123 avatar
zahir123

I'm male, say nothing

szeminngoo avatar
szeminngoo

I'm female, say nothing

madisonsites avatar
madisonsites

I'm female, say nothing

carfor12 avatar
carfor12

Stay at home housewife

jam13b avatar
jam13b

I'm male, say nothing

catchapin avatar
catchapin

I'm female, say nothing

texasnoni avatar
texasnoni

I'm female, say nothing

walladah avatar
walladah

I'm male, say nothing

maryann0518 avatar
maryann0518

I'm female, say nothing

arice071475 avatar
arice071475

I'm female, say nothing

kmanda avatar
kmanda

I'm female, say nothing

pmt3955 avatar
pmt3955

I'm male, say nothing

RueGrl33 avatar
RueGrl33

I'm female, say nothing

pinkpug avatar
pinkpug

I'm female, single

raymielefeaux avatar
raymielefeaux

I'm female, say nothing

Quicksilver avatar
Quicksilver

I'm male, single

wholenote avatar
wholenote

I'm female, say nothing

Lyndee avatar
Lyndee

I'm female, say nothing

seventhl avatar
seventhl

I'm male, say nothing

eliot15 avatar
eliot15

I'm female, taken

przemo avatar
przemo

I'm male, say nothing

AmandaPlease16 avatar
AmandaPlease16

I'm female, say nothing

Fairy avatar
Fairy

I'm female, say nothing

EMS2006 avatar
EMS2006

I'm female, say nothing

manmasti avatar
manmasti

I'm female, say nothing

TwainWilde88 avatar
TwainWilde88

I'm male, say nothing

mailee avatar
mailee

I'm female, say nothing

denise1981 avatar
denise1981

I'm female, single

vear23 avatar
vear23

I'm female, say nothing

Nobody avatar
Nobody

I'm male, taken

jillsgotit avatar
jillsgotit

I'm female, say nothing

3lily3 avatar
3lily3

I'm female, say nothing

mother_goose avatar
mother_goose

I'm female, say nothing

johnson avatar
johnson

I'm male, say nothing

RichardBreda avatar
RichardBreda

I'm male, say nothing

brmartin508 avatar
brmartin508

I'm male, say nothing

WisdomSeeker avatar
WisdomSeeker

I'm female, say nothing

Mercuriallethargic avatar
Mercuriallethargic

I'm female, say nothing

annahi_lopez avatar
annahi_lopez

I'm male, say nothing

Kimberlie avatar
Kimberlie

I'm female, taken

Berta avatar
Berta

I'm female, say nothing

twila.haifley avatar
twila.haifley

I'm female, taken

Starbright avatar
Starbright

I'm female, say nothing

dimentionology avatar
dimentionology

I'm male, say nothing


Get Quotes of the Day

Your daily dose of thought, inspiration and motivation.