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" A political victory, a rise of rents, the recovery of your sick or the return of your absent friend, or some other favorable event raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.... "
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
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Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...your sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other favourable event, raises your spirits, long dagger. The new age brings new qualities into...virtues of pirates gave way to those of planters, m urn bring you peace but the triumph of principles. COMPENSATION. The wings of Time are black and white,...
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Gems for the Fireside: Comprising the Most Unique, Touching, Pithy, and ...

Otis Henry Tiffany - 1883 - 912 pages
...Lord of himself, though not of lands ; And having nothing, yet hath all. (Sir Henry Wotton. No one can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principle. (Emerson. My God, give me neither poverty nor riches ; but whatsoever it may be thy will...
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The Right and Wrong of Compulsion by the State: A Statement of the Moral ...

Auberon Edward William Molyneux Herbert - 1885 - 105 pages
...your sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other favourable event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." — Emerson. soiwn oct * 1*14 THE WOEKMEN OF TYNESIDE^ I DEDICATE this small book to you with full...
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James Platt - 1886 - 208 pages
...your sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other favourable event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles" (EMEKSON). Of those who say, " We cannot be governed by principles," I ask, what else can we be governed...
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"New Every Morning": A Yearbook for Girls

Annie H. Ryder - 1886 - 196 pages
...are united with perfect ease of manner, and habitual intercourse with the world." TW HIGGINSON. 23. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. EMERSON. The only use of time is in bringing the heart into partnership with high principles, and thus...
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Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 351 pages
...your sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other favourable event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. FRIENDSHIP. (ESSAY.) WE have a great deal more kindness than is ever spoken. Maugre all the selfishness...
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The Right Knock: A Story

Helen Van Metre Van-Anderson Gordon - 1889 - 317 pages
...home. Let not the stitches drop; The busy world will know 'tis done Though ne'er it pause nor stop. "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." — Emerson. TEAR passed away, and Mrs. Hayden grew no better. She was not as cheerful as she had been...
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A Dictionary of Quotations in Prose: From American and Foreign Authors ...

Anna Lydia Ward - 1889 - 701 pages
...tranquillity, for tranquillity may be indifference. 3995 Samuel Willou9hby Duffield : Essay. Peace. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. 3996 Emerson: Essays. Self- Reliance. Let us have peace. 3997 Grant: Acceptin9 a Nomination/or the...
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Borrowings, a Compilation of Helpful Thoughts from Great Authors

1891 - 83 pages
...away, Some shouted 'Bravo!' some had learned to pray." Time elaborately thrown away. — Edward Young. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principle. — Emerson* If winter comes, can spring be far behind ? I — Keats, He is blessed who...
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The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
...your sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other favorable event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. 1 Fortuna, the goddess of fortune or chance in Roman mythology, was represented with her eyes bound,...
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