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" is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from seeking after it." Our dependence on these foreign goods leads us to our slavish respect for numbers. The political parties meet in numerous conventions; the greater the concourse, and with each new uproar... "
The Essay on Self-reliance - Page 57
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1908 - 59 pages
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp]., Volume 6

Robert Kemp Philp
...in security. 13. The order of a wise man is the highest of orders. 14. Thy lot (or portion of life) is seeking after thee ; therefore be at rest from seeking after it. 15. The restraining the soul (or self) from its appetite, is the greatest holy war. 16. Consider well...
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Adventures in Essay Reading: Essays for First-year Students Selected by the ...

University of Michigan. Dept. of Rhetoric and Journalism - 1923 - 428 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. "Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, "is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Adventures in Essay Reading: Essays Selected by the Department of Rhetoric ...

University of Michigan. Dept. of Rhetoric and Journalism - 1924 - 428 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. "Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, "is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays and Lectures (LOA #15): Nature; Addresses, and ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1983 - 1150 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. “Thy lot or portion of life,” said the Caliph Ali, “is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Upward Panic: The Autobiography of Eva Palmer-Sikelianos

Eua Palmer-Sikelianou - 1993 - 251 pages
...the essay on Self-Reliance in which he says: “Thy lot or portion in life,” said the Caliph Ali, “is seeking after thee: therefore be at rest from seeking after it.” 9 And then, less than a page below: “In the Will work and acquire, and thou hast 6 [Ed. ‘Compensations,”...
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From Emerson to King: Democracy, Race, and the Politics of Protest

Anita Haya Patterson - 1997 - 272 pages
...marked in his construction of the upright subject as a column at the end of the essay "Self-Reliance": Our dependence on these foreign goods leads us to...The political parties meet in numerous conventions. ... In like manner the reformers summon conventions, and vote and resolve in multiFigure3.5. Broken...
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. "Thy lot or portion of life," said the Caliph Ali, "is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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Transcendentalism: A Reader

Joel Myerson - 2000 - 752 pages
...life,” said the Caliph Mi, “is seeking after thee; therefore be at nest from seeking after it.” 29 Our dependence on these foreign goods leads us to...political parties meet in numerous conventions; the greaten the concourse, and with each new uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats...
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Essays Series 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 252 pages
...perpetually renews itself wherever the man breathes. “Thy lot or portion of life,” said the Caliph Au, “is seeking after thee; therefore be at rest from...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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The Spiritual Emerson: Essential Writings by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 280 pages
...breathes. “Thy lot or portion of life,” said the Caliph Au, “is seeking after thee; therefore beat rest from seeking after it.” Our dependence on these...uproar of announcement, The delegation from Essex! The Democrats from New Hampshire! The Whigs of Maine! the young patriot feels himself stronger than before...
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