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" Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string. Accept the place the divine providence has found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connection of events. "
Essays: First Series - Page 44
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 290 pages
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The Emerson Birthday-book ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1906
...his work and done his best: but what he has said or done otherwise shall give him no peace. A CCEPT the place the divine providence has found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connexion of events. gOCIETY is a jointstock company, in which the members agree, for the better securing...
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Select Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1907 - 245 pages
...otherwise shall give him no peace. It is a deliverance which does not deliver. In the attempt his genius deserts him ; no muse befriends ; no invention, no...Accept the place the divine providence has found for 5 you, the society of your contemporaries, the connexion of events. Great men have always done so,...
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Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1908 - 303 pages
...not deliver. In the attempt his genius deserts him ; no muse befriends; no invention, no hope. VTrust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string....done so, and confided themselves childlike to the genius of their age, betraying their perception that the absolutely trustworthy was seated at their...
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Nineteenth Century English Prose: Critical Essays

Thomas Herbert Dickinson, Frederick William Roe - 1908 - 495 pages
...befallen any man, he can understand." "Trust thyself! every heart vibrates to that iron string. 30 Accept the place the Divine Providence has found for...done so, and confided themselves childlike to the genius of their age; 5 betraying their perception that the Eternal was stirring at their heart, working...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 5

Charles William Eliot - 1909
...otherwise shall give him no peace. It is a deliverince which does not deliver. In the attempt his genius deserts him ; no muse befriends ; no invention, no...found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connexion of events. Great men have always done so, and confided themselves childlike to the genius...
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Essays and English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1909 - 493 pages
...the place the divine providence has found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connexion of events. Great men have always done so, and confided themselves childlike to the genius of their age, betraying their perception that the Eternal was stirring at their heart, working...
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The Political Writings

John Dewey - 1993 - 248 pages
...said that "society is everywhere in conspiracy against its members" also said, and in the same essay, "accept the place the divine providence has found...of your contemporaries, the connection of events." Now, when events are taken in disconnection and considered apart from the interactions due to the selecting...
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New Essays on Rabbit Run

Stanley Trachtenberg, Emory Elliot - 1993 - 120 pages
...that individual nonconformity can be given direction and purpose because selfreliance is God-reliance: Great men have always done so and confided themselves childlike to the genius of their age, betraying their perception that the Eternal was stirring at their heart, working...
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Cohesion and Dissent in America

Carol Colatrella, Joseph Alkana - 1994 - 252 pages
...'thus I willed it,'" Emerson's self-reliance is a mode of self-trust that calls upon the individual to "accept the place the divine providence has found...of your contemporaries, the connection of events." Where Nietzsche speaks in the far-future tense, addressing unknown, future friends, rare free spirits...
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The Concept of Faith: A Philosophical Investigation

William Lad Sessions, Mark S. McLeod - 1994 - 298 pages
...lacking; but what then might stand IO2. "Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string. . . . Great men have always done so, and confided themselves childlike to the genius of their age, beConfidence Model [ 97 in its place? Initially, one might think to distinguish...
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