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" What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think. This rule, equally arduous in actual and in intellectual life, may serve for the whole distinction between- greatness and meanness. It is the harder because you will always find those... "
So this Then is the Essay on Self-reliance - Page 9
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 46 pages
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Wisdom for the Soul: Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing

Larry Chang - 2006 - 817 pages
...am, and do not need for my own assurance or the assurance of my fellows any secondary testimony. What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think . . . To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest...
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One Hundred Semesters: My Adventures as Student, Professor, and University ...

William M. Chace - 2009 - 368 pages
...this; the only right is what is after my constitution; the only wrong what is against it. ... What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think. And from Henry David Thoreau's Civil Disobedience it had heard this: Let every man make known what...
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American Cultures: Readings in Social and Cultural History

Al Smith - 2007 - 462 pages
...me more than is right. I ought to go upright and vital, and speak the rude truth in all ways... What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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Motivational Classics, Volume 1

Tom Walsh - 2007 - 200 pages
...am, and do not need for my own assurance or the assurance of my fellows any secondary testimony. What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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American Cultures: Readings in Social and Cultural History

Al Smith - 2007 - 462 pages
...me more than is right. I ought to go upright and vital, and speak the rude truth in all ways... What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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The Secret of The Secret: Unlocking the Mysteries of the Runaway Bestseller

Karen Kelly - 2007 - 212 pages
...redeemers, and benefactors, obeying the Almighty effort, and advancing on Chaos and the Dark. What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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Teen Success!: Ideas to Move Your Mind

Beatrice J. Elye - 2007 - 225 pages
...One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done. - Marie Curie What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think. - Ralph Waldo Emerson Our frustration is greater when we have much and want more than when we have...
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Emerson: Political Writings

Kenneth S. Sacks - 2008 - 237 pages
...am, and do not need for my own assurance or the assurance of my fellows any secondary testimony. What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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Parenting the Guardian Class: Validating Spirited Youth, Ending Adolescence ...

Jonathan I. Cloud - 2008 - 332 pages
...self-reliance, a much deeper thing than individualism. He spoke of it in his essay of the same title: What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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Parenting the Guardian Class: Validating Spirited Youth, Ending Adolescence ...

Jonathan I. Cloud - 2008 - 332 pages
...self-reliance, a much deeper thing than individualism. He spoke of it in his essay of the same title: What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people...think they know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after...
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