Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society, and he disseminated his thoughts through dozens of published essays and more than 1,500 public lectures across the United States.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All mankind love a lover.”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Source/Notes: The Journals and Miscellaneous Notebooks of Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1838-1842 (1969 edition), Harvard University Press - ISBN: 9780674484573

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