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" In the woods is perpetual youth. Within these plantations of God, a decorum and sanctity reign, a perennial festival is dressed, and the guest sees not how he should tire of them in a thousand years. In the woods, we return to reason and faith. There... "
Nature: Addresses, and Lectures - Page 17
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 372 pages
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Christian Examiner, Volume 3; Volume 21

1837
...thought not only unexplained but inexplicable, as language, sleep, dreams, beasts, sex." — p. 7. " Standing on the bare ground, my head bathed by the...air, — and uplifted into infinite space, — all egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eyeball." — p. 13. " Whilst we use this grand cipher to...
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The United Presbyterian Magazine, Volume 2

1848
...negation, self-balanced, and swallowing up all relations, parts, and times within itself." — P. 65.* " In the woods we return to reason and faith. There...Standing on the bare ground, my head bathed by the blythe air, and uplifted into infinite space, all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eyeball....
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
...of God, a decorum and sanctity reign, a perennial festival is dressed, and the guest sees not how he should tire of them in a thousand years. In the woods...faith. There I feel that nothing can befall me in life,—no disgrace, no calamity, (leaving me my eyes,) which nature cannot repair. Standing on the...
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Essays, Lectures and Orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
...God a decorum and sanctity reisjn ; a perennial festival is dressed, and the guest sees not how he should tire of them in a thousand years. In the woods...to reason and faith. There I feel that nothing can befal me in life,—no disgrace, no calamity (leaving me my eyes) which Nature cannot repair. Standing...
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The Massachusetts Quarterly Review, Volume 3

1849
...of God, a decorum and sanctity reign, a perennial festival is dressed, and the guest sees not how he should tire of them in a thousand years. In the woods,...to reason and faith. There I feel that nothing can befal me in life, — no disgrace, no calamity, (leaving me my eyes,) which nature cannot repair. Standing...
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

New Church gen. confer - 1851
...of God a decorum and sanctity reign, a perennial festival is dressed, and the guest sees not how he should tire of them in a thousand years. In the woods...can befall me in life, — no disgrace, no calamity, which (leaving me my eyes) nature cannot repair. With the trees I am not alone and unacquainted : they...
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Infidelity: Its Aspects, Causes and Agencies ...

Thomas Pearson - 1854 - 620 pages
...character until seen with the shore or the ship." Man is at once the worshipper and the object of worship. "Standing on the bare" ground, my head bathed by the...uplifted into infinite space, all mean egotism vanishes. — The \ currents of the Universal Being circulate through me. I am part or particle of God." Prayer,...
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Merrimack: Or, Life at the Loom; a Tale

Day Kellogg Lee - 1854 - 353 pages
...the passage on the landscape. Miss Mumby thought it silly enough, in a printed book, to say, — " Standing on the bare ground — my head bathed by the blithe air and uplifted into infinite space — I become a transparent eyeball." Celia Downs declared there was a fine suggestion in the language....
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INFIDELITY; ITS, ASPECTS, CAUSES, AND AGENCIES

REV. THOMAS PEARSON - 1854
...ship." Man is at once the worshipper and the object of worship. " Standing on the bare ground, rtiy head bathed by the blithe air, and uplifted into infinite space, all mean egotism vanishes. — The currenl^ of the Universal Being circulate through me. I am part or particle of God." Prayer,...
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The Edinburgh Christian magazine, Volumes 7-8

1856
...Jesus." With Emerson the "soul knows no persons." Man, with him, is the worship and the worshipper. " Standing on the bare ground, my head bathed by the...and uplifted into infinite space, all mean egotism vaniehes. The currents of the universal being circulate through me. I am part or particle of God."...
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