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" There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better or worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing... "
English Grammar - Page 172
by Chestine Gowdy - 1901 - 209 pages
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The Christian Examiner and Religious Miscellany

1844
...this same chapter of self-reliance, an excellent lecture on the old-fashioned virtue of content. " There is a time in every man's education, when he...take himself for better for worse, as his portion. — The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is which he can...
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 37

1844
...this same chapter of self-reliance, an excellent lecture on the old-fashioned virtue of content. " There is a time in every man's education, when he...take himself for better for worse, as his portion. — The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is which he can...
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Essays [1st ser., ed.] with preface by T. Carlyle

Ralph Waldo [essays] Emerson - 1853
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...take himself for better, for worse, as his portion ; from the devil." No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1852 - 333 pages
...felt all the time, .andjee. „ shall^ be_forced to take jvith shame OUT own opinion from another. .There is a time in every man's education when he...at the conviction that .envy is ignorance,, ; that r imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion ; that though...
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice

M. S. Mitchell - 1869 - 396 pages
...joined beneath it. So kneeling, face to face, she speaks with God. — Charlotte Bronte. INDIVIDUALITY. Emerson. There is a time in every man's education...is suicide ; that he must take himself for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice: With ...

M. S. Mitchell - 1870 - 408 pages
...beneath it. So kneeling, fane to face, she speaks with God.—Charlotte Bronte. INDIVIDUALITY. Emerton. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...is suicide ; that he must take himself for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...that he must take himself for better for worse as his poftion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 290 pages
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself foLbetterT" for worse, as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of...
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Essentials of English Grammar: For the Use of Schools

William Dwight Whitney - 1877 - 276 pages
...you will not grudge to wander 1 in such neighborhood for a while. VI. From Emerson's "Self-Reliance." There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that 1s envy is ignorance 1s ; that imitation is suicide ; that 13 he must take himself, for better, for...
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Essentials of English Grammar: For the Use of Schools

William Dwight Whitney - 1877 - 260 pages
...you will not grudge to wander1 in such neighborhood for a while. VI. From Emerson's "Self-Reliance." There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that18 envy is ignorance18 ; that imitation is suicide ; that18 he must take himself, for better, for...
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