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" is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from seeking after it." Our dependence on these foreign goods leads us to our slavish respect for numbers. The political parties meet in numerous conventions; the greater the concourse, and with each new uproar... "
The Essay on Self-reliance - Page 57
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1908 - 59 pages
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Karmath, by the author of 'Rameses'.

Edward Upham - 1827 - 120 pages
...that it might yet pass away. He often quoted the wise saying of Ziyad, " Thy lot or portion of life is seeking after thee, therefore be at rest from seeking after it." But while his lips poured forth the sentiment, his heart wandered far away from its practice. The errors,...
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Essays [1st ser., ed.] with preface by T. Carlyle

Ralph Waldo [essays] Emerson - 1841
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man is put. " Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, " is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire ! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. " Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, " is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire ! The Whigs of -Maine ! the young patriot feels himself stronger than...
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Essays, Lectures and Orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man is put. " Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, " is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire ! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man is put. " Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, "is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from...greater the concourse, and with each new uproar of announcement—the Delegation from Essex ! the Democrats from New Hampshire! the Whigs of Maine!—the...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...the Caliph Ali, " is seeking after thee j therefore be at rest from seeking after it." Our dependance on these foreign goods leads us to our slavish respect...uproar of announcement, the delegation from Essex 1 The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Alaine ! the young patriot feels himself stronger...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. " Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, "is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire ! The Whigs of Maine ! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Essays, First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. " Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, "is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex ! The Democrats from New Hampshire ! The Whigs of Maine ! the young patriot feels himself stronger before...
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Popery in Power: Or, The Spirit of the Vatican to which is Added Priestcraft ...

Joseph Turnley - 1850 - 394 pages
...in security. 14. The order of a wise man is the highest of orders. 15. Thy lot [or portion of life] is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from seeking after it, 16. The restraining the soul [or self] from its appetite, is the greatest holy war. 17. Consider well...
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Popery in Power: Or, The Spirit of the Vatican to which is Added Priestcraft ...

Joseph Turnley - 1850 - 394 pages
...honour thee. 14. The order of a wise man is the highest of orders. 15. Thy lot [or portion of life] is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from seeking after it. 16. The restraining the soul [or self] from its appetite, is the greatest holy war. 19. The favour...
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