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" We will walk on our own feet; we will work with our own hands; we will speak our own minds. The study of letters shall be no longer a name for pity, for doubt, and for sensual indulgence. The dread of man and the love of man shall be a wall of defence... "
Works - Page 115
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
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American Literature, 1607-1885: The development of American thought

Charles Francis Richardson - 1886
...many another who has read the spoken words on the printed page. Dr. Holmes quotes this statement : " A nation of men will for the first time exist, because...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men," and adds : " This grand oration was our intellectual Declaration of Independence. Nothing like it had...
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Emerson's Complete Works: Nature, addresses and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1887
...our own minds. The study of letters shall be no longer a name for pity, for doubt, and for sensual indulgence. The dread of man and the love of man shall...DELIVERED BEFORE THE SENIOR CLASS IN DIVINITY COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE, SUNDAY EVENING, JULY 15, 1838. ADDRESS. IN this refulgent summer, it has been a luxury to...
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American Literature, 1607-1885, Volume 1

Charles Francis Richardson - 1889
...many another who has read the spoken words on the printed page. Dr. Holmes quotes this statement : " A nation of men will for the first time exist, because...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men," and adds : " This grand oration was our intellectual Declaration of Independence. Nothing like it had...
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Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 351 pages
...our own minds. The study of letters shall be no longer a name for pity, for doubt, and for sensual indulgence. The dread of man and the love of man shall...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men. MILTON AND HIS WORKS. THE discovery of the lost work of Milton, the treatise " Of the Christian Doctrine,"...
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Life of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Richard Garnett - 1888 - 207 pages
...is no puzzle; but one design unites and animates the farthest pinnacle and the lowest trench. . . . The dread of man and the love of man shall be a wall...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men." In addressing his fellow-students, Emerson spoke urbi; but when his speech was directed orbi, he proved...
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Appleton's Cyclopædia of American Biography: Crane-Grimshaw

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - 1888
...own feet ; we will work with our own hands; we will speak our own minds. . . . A nation of freemen will for the first time exist, because each believes himself inspired by the Divine Soul which inspires all men." His friend, Bronson Alcott, having set up a school in Boston for teaching young...
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Representative Men: Nature, Addresses and Lectures, Volumes 1-2

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1892 - 642 pages
...our own minds. The study of letters shall be no longer a name for pity, for doubt, and for sensual indulgence. The dread of man and the love of man shall...DELIVERED BEFORE THE SENIOR CLASS IN DIVINITY COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE, SUNDAY EVEN ING, JULY 15. 1838. IN this refulgent summer, it has been a luxury to draw the...
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... The Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes ...: Ralph Waldo Emerson, John ...

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
..." We will walk on our own feet ; we will work with our own hands; we will speak our own minds. ... A nation of men will for the first time exist, because...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men." j ' This grand oration was our intellectual Declaration of Independence. Nothing like it had been heard...
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Works, Volume 11

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
...bear. "We will walk on our own feet; we will work with our own hands; we will speak our own minds. ... A nation of men will for the first time exist, because...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men." This grand oration was our intellectual Declaration of Independence. Nothing like it had been heard...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Lothrop Motley: Two Memoirs

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892 - 542 pages
...bear. "We will walk on our own feet; we will work with onr own hands; we will speak our own minds. ... A nation of men will for the first time exist, because...inspired by the Divine Soul which also inspires all men." This grand oration was our intellectual Declaration of Independence. Nothing like it had been heard...
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