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" They did not yet see, and thousands of young men as hopeful now crowding to the barriers for the career do not yet see, that if the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge world will come round to him. "
Essays, orations and lectures - Page 69
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 385 pages
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Studies in New England Transcendentalism

Harold Clarke Goddard - 1908 - 217 pages
...instincts," ' " trust your intuitions." When Emerson, for instance, declares in the American Scholar, " If the single man plant himself indomitably on his...there abide, the huge world will come round to him "—why is not such a doctrine, it may be asked, the very height of lunacy, and the proposal of it...
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Studies in New England Transcendentalism

Harold Clarke Goddard - 1908 - 217 pages
...instincts/' . " trust, jaat- intuitions." When Emerson, for instance, dedares in the American Scholar, " If the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge world wiH come round to him ** — why is not such a doctrine, it may be asked, the very height of lunacy,...
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Annual Report, Volume 19

New York (State). State Hospital Commission - 1908
...could afford to hold, but you must all remember that Emerson says that " if even one single man will plant himself indomitably on his instincts and there a,bide, The huge world will come around to him." Dr. Russell — I would like to say just a few words. I feel that all has not been...
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The Playhouse and the Play, and Other Addresses Concerning the Theatre and ...

Percy MacKaye - 1909 - 210 pages
...which the principles on which business is managed inspire, and turn drudges, or die of disgust — some of them suicides. What is the remedy ? They did not...there abide, the huge world will come round to him. Brothers and friends — we will walk on our own feet; we will work with our own hands; we will speak...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 5

Charles William Eliot - 1909
...which the principles on which business is managed inspire, and turn drudges or die of disgust — some of them suicides. What is the remedy? They did not...there abide, the huge world will come round to him. Patience, patience ; with the shades of all the good and great for company ; and for solace, the perspective...
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Essays and English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1909 - 493 pages
...which the principles on which business is managed inspire, and turn drudges or die of disgust — some of them suicides. What is the remedy? They did not...there abide, the huge world will come round to him. Patience, patience; with the shades of all the good and great for company; and for solace, the perspective...
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A Primer of American Literature

Abby Willis Howes - 1909 - 147 pages
...and Solitude. He believed in independent thinking, and in living up to the highest that is in one: "that if the single man plant himself indomitably...there abide, the huge world will come round to him "; that we should walk on our own feet, work with our own hands, and speak our own minds, and that...
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Select Essays and Addresses: Including The American Scholar

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1912 - 275 pages
...which the principles on which business is mank aged inspire, and turn drudges, or die of disgust, some of them suicides. What is the remedy? They did not...himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, 5 the huge world will come round to him. Patience, - — patience ; with the shades0 of all the good...
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Leading American Essayists

William Morton Payne - 1910 - 401 pages
...which also inspires all men." It asserted the obligation of individualism in the most impressive terms. "If the single man plant himself indomitably on his...there abide, the huge world will come round to him." Let not the scholar "quit his belief that a pop-gun is a pop-gun, though the ancient and honorable...
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Day Unto Day

Louis Howland - 1911 - 285 pages
...on the fundamental truths of his time and of ours, and the city heard him. Our own Emerson has said: "If the single man plant himself indomitably on his...there abide, the huge world will come round to him." That was what the prophet did. His instincts were sound, they were his — planted in him by God. Of...
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