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" There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of... "
An Emerson Calendar - Page 29
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1905 - 117 pages
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Report of the State Board of Health of the State of New Hampshire ..., Volume 6

1887
...but of its little habits persisted in constantly." The child must be taught to learn this lesson, " take himself for better, for worse, as his portion...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till." Hence he must be led to understand that labor is a necessity from a physical as well...
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Report, Volume 6

New Hampshire. State Department of Health - 1887
...but of its little habits persisted in constantly." The child must be taught to learn this lesson, " take himself for better, for worse, as his portion...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till." Hence he must be led to understand that labor is a necessity from a physical as well...
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Elocutionary Manual: The Principles of Elocution ; with Exercises and Notations

Alexander Melville Bell - 1887 - 240 pages
...trees which are most richly laden with fruit, bend downward, and hang lowest. INDUSTRY. — Emerson. Though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to a man, but through his toil bestowed on. that plot of ground which is given him to till. INNOCENCE....
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Classic Selections from the Best Authors

Samuel Silas Curry - 1888 - 182 pages
...Nature's universal song Echoes to the rising day. O HORRiBLE! O horrible! most horrible! Hamlet. TMsfcs is a time In every man's education when he arrives at the conviction tnat envy is ignorance ; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself, for better or for worse,...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal ..., Volume 40

1891
...largely to give pupils power to think." I close with the following significant words from Emerson: "There is a time in every man's education when he...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is which...
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Everybody's Writing-desk Book

Charles Nisbet, Don Lemon - 1892 - 310 pages
...conjunction, would read as an independent sentence. " There is a time in every man's education when ne arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance;...for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide world is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on...
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Everybody's Writing-desk Book

Charles Nisbet, Don Lemon - 1892 - 310 pages
...without punctuation marks, should not be encumbered with any. "The harvest moon is shining in the night." "There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance." COMMA. 1. Three or more words of the same part of speech not connected by conjunctions are often separated...
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The New Practical Shorthand Manual: A Complete and Comprehensive Exposition ...

Benn Pitman - 1892 - 170 pages
...imitation is' suicide ; that-he-musttake himself for.better for worse as-his portion ; that-though-the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to-him but-through his toil bestowed on-that plot of ground which-is given tohim to till. The power'...
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Treasury of Thought: Forming an Encyclopædia of Quotations from Ancient and ...

Maturin Murray Ballou - 1894 - 579 pages
...every appearance of envy, as a passion that always implies inferiority wherever it resides. — Pliny. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy ig ignorance. — Emerson. Envy, like a cold prison, benumbs and stupefies ; and, conscious of its...
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The Message of Man: A Book of Ethical Scriptures Gathered from Many Sources ...

1895 - 323 pages
...integrity of thine FALLBACK own mind. AUPONST 30- There is a time in every man's education miu1T1oN wnen he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance...take himself for better, for worse, as his portion. 31. How sad is his plight who has no sacred self; who never falls back on a conviction, as a believer...
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