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" There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance ; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel... "
Wisdom for the Soul: Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing - Page 634
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Emerson's complete works [ed. by J.E. Cabot]. Riverside ed, Volume 2

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1884
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is...
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New National Third Reader

Charles Joseph Barnes - 1884 - 240 pages
...to be good: Kind hearts are more than coronets, And simple faith than Norman blood. SWOT. TENNTSON. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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New National Fifth Reader

Charles Joseph Barnes - 1884 - 480 pages
...to be good: Kind hearts are more than coronets, And simple faith than Norman blood. SW1JT. TENSYSON. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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New National First[ -fifth] Reader, Book 5

Charles Joseph Barnes, J. Marshall Hawkes - 1884
...be good: Kind hearts are more than coronets, And simple faith than Norman blood. SWOT. TsNirrsoif. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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Report, Volume 6

New Hampshire. State Department of Health - 1887
...but of its little habits persisted in constantly." The child must be taught to learn this lesson, " take himself for better, for worse, as his portion...on that plot of ground which is given him to till." Hence he must be led to understand that labor is a necessity from a physical as well as a moral aspect....
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Report of the State Board of Health of the State of New Hampshire ..., Volume 6

1887
...but of its little habits persisted in constantly." The child must be taught to learn this lesson, " take himself for better, for worse, as his portion...on that plot of ground which is given him to till." Hence he must be led to understand that labor is a necessity from a physical as well as a moral aspect....
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Elocutionary Manual: The Principles of Elocution ; with Exercises and Notations

Alexander Melville Bell - 1887 - 240 pages
...trees which are most richly laden with fruit, bend downward, and hang lowest. INDUSTRY. — Emerson. Though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to a man, but through his toil bestowed on. that plot of ground which is given him to till. INNOCENCE....
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Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 351 pages
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is...
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Classic Selections from the Best Authors

Samuel Silas Curry - 1888 - 182 pages
...Nature's universal song Echoes to the rising day. O HORRiBLE! O horrible! most horrible! Hamlet. TMsfcs is a time In every man's education when he arrives at the conviction tnat envy is ignorance ; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself, for better or for worse,...
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Everybody's Writing-desk Book

Charles Nisbet, Don Lemon - 1892 - 310 pages
...conjunction, would read as an independent sentence. " There is a time in every man's education when ne arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance;...for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide world is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on...
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