Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

“Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library. A company of the wisest and wittiest men that could be picked out of all civil countries, in a thousand years, have set in best order the results of their learning and wisdom.” 

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Source: From the 1870 book Society and Solitude, “Books”

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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote “Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library. A company of the wisest and wittiest men that could be picked out of all civil countries, in a thousand years, have set in best order the results of their learning and wisdom.”