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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.... "
Essays - Page 81
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
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Emerson Year Book: Selections for Every Day in the Year from the Essays of ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 155 pages
...given, something is taken. Society acquires new arts, and loses old instincts. January Twenty-first. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of your principles. January Twenty-second. Man's the elm, and Wealth the vine; Stanch and strong the tendrils...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1894 - 322 pages
...sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other quite external event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. It can never be so. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
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Literary Interpretations, Or, A Guide to the Teaching and Reading of ...

1896 - 204 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. ANALYSIS OF SELF-RELIANCE. THE theme here is directly named, and distinctly spoken too many times,...
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The Unitarian, Volume 11

Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott - 1896
...additions of being. In a virtuous act I properly am : in a virtuous act I add to the world" ; again : "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." With all our centuries of creed-making and creed breaking, of persecution and martyrdom, of intolerance...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

1896 - 1178 pages
...Of unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more. g. COWPER— TVie Task. Bk. II. L. 1. river, Like the bubble on the fountain, Thou art gone, and for ever 1 A. SCOTT — Lady of the Lake h. EMERSON — Essays. Of Self -Reliance. Breathe soft, ye winds ! ye waves, in silence sleep! t. GAY—...
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The Metaphysical Magazine, Volumes 7-8

1898
...fraction of Time encircled by Eternity, his hand-breadths of Space encircled by Infinitude. — Carlyle. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. — Emerson. The philosophy of six thousand years has not searched the chambers and magazines of the...
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american prose

george rice carpenter - 1898
...sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other quite external event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. It can never be so. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
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American Prose: Selections

George Rice Carpenter - 1898 - 465 pages
...sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other quite external event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. It can never be so. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
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Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1899
...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...peace but the triumph of principles. COMPENSATION [VER since I was a boy I have wished to write a discourse on Compensation: for it seemed to me when...
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Don't-worry Nuggets: Epictetus, Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Eliot, Robert ...

1899 - 118 pages
...as a man puts off all foreign support and stands alone that I see him to be strong and to prevail. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. " FROM COMPENSATION." For everything you have missed, you have gained something else ; and for everything...
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