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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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A Selection from the Best English Essays Illustrative of the History of ...

Sherwin Cody - 1903 - 415 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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A Selection from the Best English Essays Illustrative of the History of ...

Sherwin Cody - 1903 - 415 pages
...or the assurance of my fellows any secondary testimony. What I must do is all that concerns me,<-not what the people think. This rule, equally arduous...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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Essays: First and Second Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903 - 613 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...whole distinction between greatness and meanness. ;Jt is the harder because you will always find those who think they know what is your duty better than...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...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. j This rule, equally arduous in actual and in intellectual life, may serve for the whole distinction...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904 - 324 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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Truth and Freedom

Thomas Hebblewhite - 1904 - 887 pages
...is, at the surface, infinite variety of things; at the center there is simplicity of cause. ' ' "What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think." "It is the harder because you will always find those who think they know what is your duty better than...
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The Pacific Monthly: A Magazine of Education and Progress, Volume 14

William Bittle Wells, Lute Pease - 1905
...» * * I never will believe that our youngest days are our happiest. — George Eliot. * * » 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 Metaphysical Magazine, Volumes 18-19

1905
...of accepting it in the form of conclusions by selfappointed teachers. FLORENCE EB SHAFFER, BO 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 Essay on Self-reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1905 - 51 pages
...of my fellows any secondary testimony. What I must do. is all that concerns me, not what the people_ think. This rule, equally arduous in actual and in...because you will always find those who think they 10 know what is your duty better than you know it. It is easy in the world to liyg.jaftfir the. world...
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Exercises in Punctuation

Adele Millicent Smith - 1905 - 149 pages
...pay you well 10. Life is not given to man to enjoy but, so far as may be, to use effectively 11. What I must do is all that concerns me not what the people think 12. Many a man has made millions but has lost his right to be respected 13. One man shapes his life...
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