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" It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day because it is not of today. We love it and pay it homage because it is not a trap for our love and homage, but is self-dependent, self-derived, and therefore of an old immaculate pedigree, even if shown... "
The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation - Page 55
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
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The Monthly magazine

Monthly literary register - 1841
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye, Hoaour is venerable to us, because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day, because it is not of to-day. We love it and pay h homage, because it is not a trap for our love and homage, but is •elf-dependent, self-derived,...
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Select Essays and Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1808 - 120 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye. Honor is venerable to us because it is no epherneris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...immaculate pedigree, even if shown in a young person. 17. I hope in these days we have heard the last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1841 - 303 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye. llonor is venerable to us because it is no ephemeris. ; It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...person. I hope in these days we have heard the last of con* \ ,. formity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted \an"d ridiculous henceforward. Instead...
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The Monthly Magazine, Or, British Register

1841
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye. Honour is venerable to us, because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...and therefore of an old immaculate pedigree, even if shewn in a young person." Again : — " Man does not stand in awe of man, nor is the soul admonished...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1841 - 371 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye. Honour is venerable to us, because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...and therefore of an old immaculate pedigree, even if shewn in a young person. ~~~ I hope in these days we have heard the last of conformity and consistency....
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye. Honor is venerable to us because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day...last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted and ridiculous henceforward. Instead of the gong for dinner, let us hear a whistle from the...
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adams's eye. Honour is venerable to us, because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted and ridiculous henceforward. Instead of the gong for dinner, let us hear a whistle from the...
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Essays, Lectures and Orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adam's eye. Honour is venerable to us because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted and ridiculous henceforward. Instead of the gong for dinner, let us hear a whistle from the...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...Washington's port, and America into Adam's eye. Honour is venerable to us because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted, and ridiculous henceforward. Instead of the gong for dinner, let us hear a whistle from the...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...Washington') P port, and America into Adam's eye. Honour is venerable to us because it is no ephemeris. It is always ancient virtue. We worship it to-day,...last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted, and ridiculous henceforward. Instead of the gong for dinner, let us hear a whistle from the...
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