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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 Whole Child: Restoring Wonder to the Art of Parenting

Seamus Carey - 2003 - 169 pages
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Life's Greatest Lessons: 20 Things That Matter

Hal Urban - 2003 - 192 pages
...we'll never experience what Emerson calls the integrity of our own minds. He concludes his essay with "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." 3. Think constructively The thinker knows he is today where his thoughts have taken him and that he...
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Bridges for the Young: The Fiction of Katherine Paterson

M. Sarah Smedman, Joel Chaston - 2003 - 330 pages
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Confronting the War Machine: Draft Resistance During the Vietnam War

Michael S. Foley - 2003 - 449 pages
...Non-Violent Coordinating Committee sss Selective Service System SVN South Vietnam RONTING THE WAR MACHINE Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. —Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance, 1841 A significant number of young Americans have decided they...
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You Decide!: Controversial Global Issues

Edward R. Drachman, Alan Shank - 2003 - 295 pages
...industries, and budding entrepreneurs, more actors will benefit from the development process. CONCLUSION Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. — Ralph Waldo Emerson Globalization's impact on the developing world, and the issue of growing divides...
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The Novels of Kurt Vonnegut: Imagining Being an American

Donald E. Morse - 2003 - 203 pages
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Happiness Paradox

Ziyad Marar - 2003 - 207 pages
...imitation, compromise and envy, seeing them as the source of unnatural living, cowardice and bad faith. 'Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles.' This search for discovery and authenticity has had an impressive effect on American culture, both in...
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Understanding Emerson: "The American Scholar" and His Struggle for Self-reliance

Kenneth S. Sacks, Professor Kenneth S Sacks - 2003 - 199 pages
...individual. Reflecting back perhaps on that very event, he chose these words to conclude "SelfReliance": "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." That is why many consider him "America's Philosopher of Democracy."15 Near the end of his life, Emerson...
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Wilderness Wisdom: Quotes for Inspirational Exploration

John Gookin - 2002 - 140 pages
...psychological adjustment, which may become injurious for the individual and for the community. Albert Einstein Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. Ralph Waldo Emerson Self-Reliance I was raised to sense what someone wanted me to be and be that kind...
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Wisdom Through the Ages - Book Two

Helen Granat - 2003
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