Added by staff

Get quotes of the day


No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only right is what is after my own constitution; the only wrong what is against it.

This quote is about law-and-lawyers.

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:

lillylosanz avatar
lillylosanz

I'm female, single

jojorauh avatar
jojorauh

I'm female, say nothing

ericanthem avatar
ericanthem

See 'truisms' (3/8/08) at my homepage below...


Get Quotes of the Day

Your daily dose of thought, inspiration and motivation.