Profile of the Day: Ralph Waldo Emerson

Posted May 25, 2012 by Amanda | No Comment

Ralph Waldo Emerson

On May 25, 1803 poet and essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson was born. Emerson was seen as a champion of individualism and a leader of the Transcendentalist movement. His essays on individuality and optimism significantly influenced American thinking.

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