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" All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs; is not a function, like the power of memory, of calculation, of comparison — but uses these as hands and feet; is not a faculty, but a light; is not the... "
Essays, First Series - Page 244
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1841 - 371 pages
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to shew that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...the master of the intellect and the will ; is the vast background of our being, in which they lie, — an immensity not possessed and that cannot be...
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Brownson's quarterly review

1845
...sun." — Essays, 1841, p. 114. And again, " All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...master of the intellect and the will ; — is the vast background of our being, in which they lie, — an immensity not possessed and that cannot be...
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Brownson's Quarterly Review, Volume 2

Orestes Augustus Brownson - 1845
...sun." — Essays, 1841, p. 114. And again, " All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...the master of the intellect and the will; — is the vast background of our being, in which they lie, — an immensity not possessed and that cannot be...
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Essays, Lectures and Orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function, like the power of memory, of calculation, of comparison,—but uses these as hands and feet; is not a faculty, but a light; is not the intellect...
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs; is not a function, like the power of memory, of calculation, of comparison,—but uses these as hands and feet; is not a faculty, but a light; is not the intellect...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs; is not a function,...master of the intellect and the will ; — is the vast back-ground of our being, in which they lie,— * an immensity not possessed, and that cannot...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...master of the intellect and the will ; — is the vast back-ground of our being, in which they lie, — an immensity not possessed, and that cannot be...
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Essays [1st ser., ed.] with preface by T. Carlyle

Ralph Waldo [essays] Emerson - 1853
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function, like the powers of memory, of calculation, of comparison, but uses these as hands and feet ; is not a faculty,...
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Emerson, His Life and Writings

January Searle - 1855 - 48 pages
...to the dog-theory of materialism : — " All goes to show that the soul of man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function, like the power of memory, of calculation, or comparison — but uses these as hands and feet ; is not a faculty, but a light ; is not the intellect...
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The Spiritual Magazine, Volume 7

1872
...uttered the following memorable words : " All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function...but a light ; is not the intellect or the will, but master of the intellect and the will ; is the background of our being, in which they lie— an immensity...
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