Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance and Other Essays Quotes: I do not wish to expiate, but to live. My life is not an apology, but a life.
         

I do not wish to expiate, but to live. My life is not an apology, but a life.


Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance and Other Essays
Check all other quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance and Other Essays

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.



I do not wish to expiate, but to live. My life is not an apology, but a life.
         





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance and Other Essays Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2021. Wed. 16 Jun. 2021. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/I-do-not-wish-to-expiate-but-116430>.




Check out


Other quotes of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance and Other Essays


The student is to read history actively not passively.

The student is to read history actively not passively.



A mind might ponder its thought for ages, and not gain so much self-knowledge as the passion of love shall teach it in a day.

A mind might ponder its thought for ages, and not gain so much self-knowledge as the passion of love shall teach it in a day.



You would compliment a coxcomb doing a good act, but you would not praise an angel.

You would compliment a coxcomb doing a good act, but you would not praise an angel.







Other quotes you may like


Without private prayers and personal study of the Scriptures, how can we increase in faith and grow in the grace of our knowledge of Christ Jesus?

Without private prayers and personal study of the Scriptures, how can we increase in faith and grow in the grace of our knowledge of Christ Jesus?




Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.

Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.



A single act of kindness is like a drop of oil on a patch of dry skin—seeping, spreading, and affecting more than the original need.

A single act of kindness is like a drop of oil on a patch of dry skin—seeping, spreading, and affecting more than the original need.



Depart, Satan, ' she said, with a complete lack of enthusiasm. — Bats 2015

Depart, Satan, ' she said, with a complete lack of enthusiasm. — Bats 2015



The employment equation used to be built on a foundation of two-way loyalty. The world has changed. Today, successful employment relationships can only be sustained on a foundation of two-way honesty

The employment equation used to be built on a foundation of two-way loyalty. The world has changed. Today, successful employment relationships can only be sustained on a foundation of two-way honesty



A well-spun tale can transport listeners away from their humdrum lives and return them with an enlarged sense of the world. (Peter Nimble)

A well-spun tale can transport listeners away from their humdrum lives and return them with an enlarged sense of the world. (Peter Nimble)



There is no such thing as ‘too insane’ unless others turn up dead due to your actions.

There is no such thing as ‘too insane’ unless others turn up dead due to your actions.



One may have been a fool but there's no foolishness like being bitter.

One may have been a fool but there's no foolishness like being bitter.



The most thoroughly wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed.

The most thoroughly wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "I do not wish to expiate, but to live. My life is not an apology, but a life.". Author of this quote is Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance and Other Essays. .