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" A man should learn to detect and watch that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice his thought, because it is his. In every work of genius we... "
Select American Classics: Being Selections from Irving's Sketch Book and ... - Page 49
1896
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History, Self-reliance, Nature, Spiritual Laws, The American Scholar

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 180 pages
...flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. VYet he dismisses without notice his thought, because it...recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back 41 to us with a certain alienated majesty. Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us...
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Essays. 1901

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1901
...that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice...thought, because it is his. In every work of genius we recognise our own rejected thoughts : they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty. Great...
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Composition-literature

Fred Newton Scott, Joseph Villiers Denney - 1902 - 389 pages
...that gleam of light which flashes across the mind from within more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice...spontaneous impression with good-humored inflexibility, then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else, to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly...
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So this Then is the Essay on Self-reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 46 pages
...that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice...teach us to abide by our spontaneous impression with good humored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else, to-morrow...
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Composition-literature

Fred Newton Scott, Joseph Villiers Denney - 1902 - 389 pages
...that gleam of light which flashes across the mind from within more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice...affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide \>y our spontaneous impression with good-humored inflexibility, then most when the whole cry of voices...
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Art Notes, Issues 1-34

Macbeth Gallery - 1896
...the fact that always as good, and frequently much better work, is to be had from American artists. "In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected...art, have no more affecting lesson for us than this. * * * Do not think the youth has no force because he cannot speak to you and me. Hark ! in the next...
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The Essentials of of Our Language: A Guide to Accuracy in the Use of the ...

George W. Rine - 1902 - 282 pages
...Men must have recreation: literature and art furnish that which is most pure, innocent, and refining. In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts: they come back to us with a sort of alienated majesty. The wise man's eyes are in his head; but the fool walketh in darkness. Study...
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A Selection from the Best English Essays Illustrative of the History of ...

Sherwin Cody - 1903 - 415 pages
...that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice...spontaneous impression with good-humored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else, to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice...thoughts ; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.1 Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts ; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.1 Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for...spontaneous impression with good-humored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly...
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