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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
edited by - 2006 - 817 pages
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Pragmatism and Other Writings

William James - 2000 - 358 pages
...conviction that imitation is suicide; when he must take himself for better or worse as his portion; and know that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which it was given him to till."11 The matchless eloquence with which Emerson proclaimed the sovereignty...
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Emerson, Thoreau, and the Role of the Cultural Critic

Sam McGuire Worley - 2001 - 174 pages
...you discover is yours."35 It is in such a spirit that we should understand Emerson's injunction that [t]here is a time in every man's education when he...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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Engaging Grace: How to Use the Power of Co-Creation in Daily Life

Mary E. Schroeder - 2002 - 160 pages
...When people need us to say or do something, if we don't, we can kill by our inaction or our silence." 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 —Ralph Waldo Emerson Essay on Self Reliance Again, let's reflect on the soul. Subjective...
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Spielräume nutzen: Überlegungen zum sozialpädagogischen Arbeitsfeld ...

Christoph Blomberg - 2003 - 304 pages
...Menschen, und beschwörend hebt er die Bedeutung dieser Wahrnehmung der eigenen Originalität hervor: „There is a time in every man's education when he...suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, äs his portion; that though the wilde universe is füll of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can...
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The Second Great Awakening and the Transcendentalists

Barry Hankins - 2004 - 200 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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A Dream Too Wild: Emerson Meditations for Every Day of the Year

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 392 pages
...with respect to pain and suffering? Do you agree with Emerson that most suffering is only apparent? 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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Essays Series 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 252 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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The Spiritual Emerson: Essential Writings

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 266 pages
...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 at the conviction that envy...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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Contemporary Pragmatism

John R. Shook, Paulo Ghiraldelli - 2005 - 200 pages
...quotations (imitation is suicide), when embedded just in the immediate context of his own nuanced utterance: "There is a time in every man's education when he...corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on the plot of ground which is given him to till." ("Self-Reliance" in Emerson 1985, 176) But this time...
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Follow Your Bliss

Hal Zina Bennett, Susan J. Sparrow - 2004 - 244 pages
...and its machinations. But the Inner Self can be awakened and given new life at virtually any time. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel or nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given...
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