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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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Emerson's Essays on Manners, Self-reliance, Compensation, Nature, Friendship

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1915 - 140 pages
...with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he ar15 rives at the conviction that envy is ignorance ; that imitation...but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground 20 which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he...
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The Boy Scout Movement Applied by the Church

Norman Egbert Richardson, Ormond Eros Loomis - 1915 - 445 pages
...nature who will continually keep in his own mind and, in the words of Emerson, make the boy realize that, "Though the wide universe is full of good, no...toil, bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till"; that "The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that...
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Ross's Business English

John Walter Ross - 1915 - 271 pages
...interest from his work and discount his chances for success do you want me to work for you 2. Emerson says there is a time in every man's education when he arrives...imitation is suicide that he must take himself for better or for worse as his portion that though the wide. universe is full of good no kernel of nourishing...
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Oral English: Or, The Art of Speaking

Antoinette Knowles - 1916 - 361 pages
...From Ralph Waldo Emerson: "There is a time in every man's experience when he arrives at the conclusion that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself, for better or for worse, as his portion; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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English and Engineering

Frank Aydelotte - 1917 - 390 pages
...Suckle him with the she-wolf's teat, Wintered with the hawk and fox, Power and speed be hands and feet. THERE is a time in every man's education when he arrives...come "to him but through his toil bestowed on that 1 This essay was one of the First Series of Emerson's Essays, published in 1841 : the text as here...
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Under Sealed Orders

Hiram Alfred Cody - 1917 - 318 pages
...essay on Self-reliance, for there the pages were most thumb-marked. His eyes rested upon the words: "There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance." He read on to the beginning of the next paragraph, "Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron...
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An American Bible

Alice Hubbard - 1918 - 372 pages
...felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another s» M» <I There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...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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Oral English and Public Speaking

Edwin Du Bois Shurter - 1918 - 247 pages
...conclusion that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself, for better or for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe...corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed upon that plot of ground that is given him to till. The power that resides in him is new in nature,...
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Oral English and Public Speaking

Edwin Du Bois Shurter - 1918 - 247 pages
...conclusion that envy is ignorance ; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself, for better or for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe...is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can eoine to him but through his toil bestowed upon that plot of ground that is given him to till. The...
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Oral English and Public Speaking

Edwin Du Bois Shurter - 1918 - 247 pages
...of by their sisters. b. There is a time in every man's experience when he arrives at the conclusion that envy is ignorance ; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself, for better or for worse, as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...
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