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" I have no churlish objection to the circumnavigation of the globe, for the purposes of art, of study, and benevolence, so that the man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels... "
Essays, First Series - Page 70
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1879 - 290 pages
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Select Essays and Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1808 - 120 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...and dilapidated as they. He carries ruins to ruins. .')9. Of what kind of traveling does E. disapprove ? Does he mean that he would travel for business...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 13

1848
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home 1 dream that at Naples, at...
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Essays, Lectures and Orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home I dream that at Naples, at...
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home I dream that at Naples, at...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 13

1848
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home 1 dream that at Naples, at...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 16

1848
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat which he doe» not carry, travels away from himself and grows old even in youth among ,old things. In Thebes,...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home I dream that at Naples, at...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home I dream that at Naples, at...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1856 - 552 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hopo of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...carries ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise. We owe to our first journeys the discovery that place is nothing. At home I dream that at Naples, at...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1852 - 333 pages
...man is first domesticated, or does not go abroad with the hope of finding somewhat greater than he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get somewhat...ruins to ruins. Travelling is a fool's paradise— 1- Our first journeys discover to us the indifference of places. At home I dream that at Naples, at...
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