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" Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render an honest and a perfect man, Commands all light, all influence, all fate; Nothing to him falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still. "
Essays - Page 37
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 290 pages
...antiquary. SELF-RELIANCE. "Ne te quffisiveris extra." " MAN is his own star ; and the soul that can Bender an honest and a perfect man, Commands all light, all...too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Omr fatal shadows that walk by us still." Epilogue to Beaumont and Fletcher's Honest Man's Fortunes....
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The Splendid Advantages of Being a Woman

Charles James Dunphie - 1876 - 362 pages
...all these people have occasions of distress beyond the ken of the outer world. So true is it, that "our acts our angels are, or good or ill, our fatal shadows that walk by us still." And the saddest thought of all is, that the most trivial circumstances will suffice to awaken the most...
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Rose in Bloom: A Sequel to "Eight Cousins"

Louisa May Alcott - 1877 - 375 pages
...and Fletcher ; for he had a wonderful memory, and could reel off poetry by the hour together. " ' Man is his own star : and the soul that can Render an...or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still.' " " Confoundedly bad angels they are too/' muttered Charlie ruefully, remembering the one that undid...
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The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 2

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Alfred Riggs Ferguson, Joseph Slater, Jean Ferguson Carr - 1971 - 424 pages
...nature is to be read, than the dissector or the antiquary. SELF-RELIANCE "Ne te quaesiveris extra." "Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render an honest...still." Epilogue to Beaumont and Fletcher's Honest Man's Fortune. Cast the bantling on the rocks, Suckle him with the she-wolf's teat; Wintered with the...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays and Lectures (LOA #15): Nature; Addresses, and ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1983 - 1150 pages
...nature is to be read, than the dissector or the antiquary. SELF-RELIANCE "Ne te quaesiveris extra." "Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render an honest...still." Epilogue to Beaumont and Fletcher's Honest Man's Fortune Cast the banding on the rocks, Suckle him with the she-wolf's teat; Wintered with the...
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Twentieth-Century Literary Theory: An Introductory Anthology

Vassilis Lambropoulos, David Neal Miller - 1987 - 521 pages
...Satires of Persius: "Do not seek yourself outside yourself." The second, from Beaumont and Fletcher: Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render an honest...influence, all fate; Nothing to him falls early or too late — The third, one of Emerson's own gnomic verses, is prophetic of much contemporary shamanism: Cast...
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American Transcendentalism and Asian Religions

Arthur Versluis - 1993 - 368 pages
...Fletcher were those in The Honest Man's Fortune, reprinted in Parnassus, Emerson's poetry anthology: Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still.64 All of these quotations pertain to karma. In "Fate," Emerson further defines what he meant:...
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Angels

Ariel Books - 1993 - 80 pages
...trumpets, angels, and arise, arise iJrom death, you numberless infinities Of souls. — JOHN DONNE _ Uur acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by still — JOHN FLETCHER The JConest Man s ffortane (Jle shall cover t/iee with his feathers, and under...
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Early Postmodernism: Foundational Essays

Paul A. Bové - 1995 - 295 pages
...Satires of Persius: "Do not seek yourself outside yourself." The second, from Beaumont and Fletcher: Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render an honest...all fate; Nothing to him falls early or too late. The third, one of Emerson's own gnomic verses, is prophetic of much contemporary shamanism: Cast the...
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The Dramatic Works in the Beaumont and Fletcher Canon: Volume 10, The Honest ...

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - 1996 - 758 pages
...Render an honest, and a perfect man Command all light, all influence, all fate, Nothing to him fals early or too late. Our acts our Angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal I shadowes that walke by us still, And when the stars are labouring, we believe It is not that they...
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