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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 246
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
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CHAPTERS FROM THE BIBLE OF THE AGES

G.B. STEBBINS - 1872
...and God in every act of the soul. • — 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 compassion, but uses these as hands and feet ; is not a faculty, but a light • is not the intellect...
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Chapters from the Bible of the Ages

Giles Badger Stebbins - 1872 - 400 pages
...man and God in every act of the soul. — 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 compassion, but uses these as hands and feet ; is not a faculty, but a light ; is not the intellect...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876
...into knowledge of the secret of nature.2 All goes to show that the .scul in man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...— an immensity not possessed and that cannot be possessed.3 From within or from behind, a light shines through us upon things and makes us aware that...
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The Romance of Biography: Chapters on the Strange and Wonderful in Human Life

Edwin Paxton Hood - 1876 - 383 pages
...sentiment of humanity ; and all, as Emerson says, " go 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, or comparison, but uses these as hands or feet ; is not a faculty, but a light ; is not the intellect...
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Essays: First series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 343 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 caleulation, of comparison, but uses these as hands and feet ; is not a faculty, but a light ; is not...
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The Romance of Biography: Chapters on the Strange and Wonderful in Human Life

Edwin Paxton Hood - 1876 - 383 pages
...not a function like the power of memory, of calculation, or comparison, but uses these as hands or feet ; is not a faculty, but a light ; is not the intellect or the will, but is the master of the intellect, and the will is the vast background of our being, in which they lie...
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Essays, First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1879 - 290 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...in which they lie, — an immensity not possessed arid that cannot be possessed. From within or from behind, a light shines through us upon tilings,...
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The baptist Magazine

1880
...cultivated minds in Europe." " All goes to show [says Emerson] that the soul of man is not an organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...intellect or the will, but the master of the intellect or the •will — is the background of our being in which they lie — an immensity that is not possessed,...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: His Life, Writings, and Philosophy

George Willis Cooke - 1881 - 390 pages
...beings, but as^a manifestation of the Universal Being. He says, " the sotu nl'liuiu is iiuL mi organ, but animates and exercises all the organs ; is not a function,...they lie, — an immensity not possessed, and that can not be possessed. From within or from behind, a light shines through us upon things. and makes...
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Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...into knowledge of the secret of nature. All goes to show that the soul in man is not an organ, but Y Z . v h inwhich they lie, — an immensity not possessed and that cannot be possessed. From within or from...
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