by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Seize the day, but know that when it's over, it's over. Masterful common sense and encouragement from American philosopher and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Part of our range of Words To Hang On To, talismanic objects designed to allow you to hold the gift of words in your hands as well as your heart. Touch them, turn them, hang them from doors, bedposts or branches, hide them inside wallets or notebooks, send them to friends or give them to strangers. Above all, draw comfort, inspiration and protection from them. These words have magical properties.