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" Go love thy infant; love thy woodchopper; be good-natured and modest; have that grace; and never varnish your hard, uncharitable ambition with this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home. "
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1898 - 120 pages
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The Monthly magazine

Monthly literary register - 1841
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy lore afar is spite at home.' Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...me. I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation. Expect...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1841 - 371 pages
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home." Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...me. I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation. Expect...
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The Monthly Magazine, Or, British Register

1841
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home.' Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...me. I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation. Expect...
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The Dublin Review, Volume 11

Nicholas Patrick Wiseman - 1841
...frightful doctrines ; in the same page, after bitterly sneering at the abolitionists, he tells us " that the doctrine of hatred must be preached, as the counteraction...the doctrine of love when that pules and whines," and again, " do not tell me, as a good man did to-day, of my obligation to put all poor men in good...
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The Christian Teacher, Volume 4

1842
...only such portions of it as take the former direction which are suited for public communication." " I shun father and mother, and wife and brother; when...me, I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is something better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation....
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home.' Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...me. I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation. Expect...
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Essays, Lectures and Orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home." Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it—else it is none. The doctrine of hatred must be preached as the counteraction of the doctrine...
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home." Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it—else it is none. The doctrine of hatred must be preached as the counteraction of the doctrine...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles oft'. Thy love afar is spite at home." Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...me. I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation. Expect...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home." Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...mother and wife and brother, when my genius calls me. J would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last,...
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