Ralph Waldo Emerson

(1803 - 1882 / Boston / United States)

Ralph Waldo Emerson Poems

1. Worship 1/1/2004
2. Woodnotes 4/6/2010
3. Wealth 1/3/2003
4. Waves 4/6/2010
5. Water 11/24/2014
6. Waldeinsamkeit 4/6/2010
7. Voluntaries 4/6/2010
8. Uriel. 1/1/2004
9. Uriel 1/4/2003
10. Unity 4/6/2010
11. Una 4/6/2010
12. Two Rivers 4/6/2010
13. To-day 4/6/2010
14. To-day 1/3/2003
15. To Rhea 4/6/2010
16. To Laugh Often and Much 3/9/2015
17. To J.W. 1/13/2003
18. To Eva 1/13/2003
19. To Ellen, At The South 1/13/2003
20. Threnody 1/13/2003

To Laugh Often and Much

To laugh often and much;?
to win the respect of the intelligent people?
and the affection of children;?
to earn the appreciation of honest critics?
and endure the betrayal of false friends;?
to appreciate beauty;?
to find the best in others; ?
to leave the world a bit better?
whether by a healthy child,?a garden patch,

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