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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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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 pages
...AmPP; AWP; EaLo; HAP; LiTA; NOBA; NoP; OBEV; OxBA; PoE; PoRA; TAP; TrGrPo; UnPo; WGRP Compensation 8 o praise. (1. 1-14) AWP; BLPL; CTC; E1L; EnLoPo; FaBoCh; FaBV; FiP; GTBS (1. 1—2) 9 The lonely Earth amid the balls That hurry through the eternal halls, A makeweight flying...
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Upward Panic: The Autobiography of Eva Palmer-Sikelianos

Eua Palmer-Sikelianou - 1993 - 251 pages
...and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance, and shall sit hereafter out of fear from her rotations.. .Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. -JPA] 1 * Here, and elsewhere, in using the name "Apollo" I am referring to the Delphic Sanctuary....
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Argument with an Angel

Jan Cooper - 1996 - 124 pages
...undeceive ourselves." "That is very true, my dear Augustine," added Emerson who had joined the group. "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." A Taoist monk entered the discussion quietly with, "If you are inwardly free of fighting, no one will...
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Arabula: The Divine Guest

Andrew J Davis - 1996 - 403 pages
...Truth and Right, and calms itself with knowing that all things go well. 8 Nothing can bring you pence but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. 9 Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation- are the sanctuary of the intuitions. NEW COLLECTION...
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Returning: A Spiritual Journey

Dan Wakefield - 1997 - 272 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...believe it. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself." In Emerson, had I read him back then, I could even have found a passage from "Compensation" to offer...
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Achieving Communal Harmony and National Integration: A Dream for Every ...

Gnana Stanley Jaya Kumar, B. V. Muralidhar - 1997 - 150 pages
...great American transcendentalist said: "Nothing is greater than the integrity of your own personality". "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." Well, there is profound meaning and significance in these words if one ponders deeply and seriously....
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 pages
...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...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. 18 Friedrich Nietzsche, The G-ay Science Raised in a religious household in Prussia, Friedrich Nietzsche...
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The Soul of Man, and Prison Writings

Oscar Wilde - 1999 - 224 pages
...esteem of each other, by what each has, and not by what each is'. The essay ends with this message: 'Do not believe it. Nothing can bring you peace but...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles' (49, 51). The true . . . man is: originally italicized. 8: except himself: Emerson in 'Compensation'...
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William Harvey Anthology, Book 1

William Harvey - 2000 - 48 pages
...discord may be banished for ever from the mind of man. "Nothing" says Emerson in one of his Essays, "nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." And this personal note is emphasised in a striking passage in one of Ruskin's "Lectures." "People,"...
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The Colombian Civil War

Bert Ruiz - 2012 - 279 pages
...230 in 1995. CHAPTER TEN The Peacemaker A political victory ... the return of your absent friend ... and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. Nothing can hringyou peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. — Ralph Waldo...
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