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The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson ...: English Traits. Conduct of Life. Nature
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Page 374 - Standing on the bare ground — my head bathed by the blithe air and uplifted into infinite space — all. mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eyeball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal Being circulate through me; I am part or parcel of God.
Page 27 - Memoirs of. Containing the Histories of Louis XI. and Charles VIII., and Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. With the History of Louis XL, by J.
Page 374 - I become a transparent eyeball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal Being circulate through me; I am part or parcel of God. The name of the nearest friend sounds then foreign and accidental: to be brothers, to be acquaintances, master or servant, is then a trifle and a disturbance.
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Page 415 - The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common. What is a day ? What is a year ? What is summer ? What is woman ? What is a child ? What is sleep?