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" Every class has its noble and tender examples. Domesticity is the taproot which enables the nation to branch wide and high. The motive and end of their trade and empire is to guard the independence and privacy of their homes. "
The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Page 109
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904
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English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1856
...and the Desdemona. The romance does not exceed the height of noble passion in Mrs. Lucy Hutchinson, or in Lady Russell, or even as one discerns through...their household ties. This domesticity is carried into cojurt and camp. Wellington governed India and Spain and his own troops, and fought battles like a...
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The National Magazine, Volume 9

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1856
...Every class ha* Its noble and tender example. "Domesticity fa the tap-r- ot which rnahli« the мtlon to branch wide and high. The motive and end of their...guard the independence and privacy of their homes. Kothing so mach mark* their manm-nv as the concentration on their household tl«. The domesticity I*...
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The Popular lecturer [afterw.] Pitman's Popular lecturer (and ..., Volumes 1-3

Henry Pitman - 1856
...family or household, one of the many good things for which we are indebted to the Romans, he says, " Domesticity is the taproot which enables the nation to branch wide and high." An Englishman 240 EMERSON, he calls " a king in a plain coat." The ruined baronial halls of Old England...
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English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1857 - 176 pages
...Mrs. Lucy Hutchinson, or in Lady Eussell, or even as one discerns through, the plain prose of Pepys' Diary, the sacred habit of an English wife. Sir Samuel...of their homes. Nothing so much marks their manners ss the concentration on their household ties. This domesticity is carried into court and camp. Wellington...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1864
...aristocracy strengthen their hold on the national heart by making the private life their place of honour. Domesticity is the tap-root which enables the nation to branch wide and high ; and this the nobility, the county-families, carefully cultivate. They do not give up their country...
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Representative men. English traits. Conduct of life

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875
...and the Desdemona. The romance does not exceed the height of noble passion in Mrs. Lucy Hutchiuson, or in Lady Russell, or even as one discerns through...their manners as the concentration on their household' tiesr. This domesticity is carried into court and camp. Wellington governed India and Spain and his...
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Amenities of Home

Mary Elizabeth Wilson Sherwood - 1881 - 134 pages
...look ? Emerson says: " Domesticity is the tap-root which enables the nation to branch high and wide. The motive and end of their trade and empire is to...ties. This domesticity is carried into court and camp. The song of 1596 says, ' The wife of every Englishman is counted blest.' The sentiment of Imogen in...
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The works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 4

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883 - 554 pages
...and the Desdemona. The romance does not exceed the height of noble passion in Mrs. Lucy Hutchinson, or in Lady Russell, or even as one discerns through...and his own troops, and fought battles like a good familyVI. man, paid his debts, and, though general of an army in Spain, could not stir abroad for fear...
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THE WORKS

RALPH WALDO EMERSON - 1883
...and the Desdcmona. The romance does not exceed the height of noble passion in Mrs. Lucy Hutchinson, or in Lady Russell, or even as one discerns through...ties. This domesticity is carried into court and camp. "\Vellington governed India and Spain and his own troops, and fought battles like a good familyman,...
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Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...Lady Russell, or even as one discerns through the plain prose of Pepys's Diary, tlw sacred habit of au , who went out, in 1499, a subaltern with Hojeda, and housej hold ties. This domesticity is carried into court and camp. Wellington governed India and Spain...
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