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" Standing on the bare ground, — my head bathed by the blithe air, and uplifted into infinite space, — all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eyeball ; I am nothing ; I see all ; the currents of the Universal Being circulate through me ;... "
Nature: Addresses, and Lectures - Page 17
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883 - 315 pages
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A Journey Into the Transcendentalists' New England

R. Todd Felton - 2006 - 180 pages
...and uplifted into infinite space, — all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eye-ball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal...circulate through me; I am part or particle of God. It is no wonder that Emerson had to leave his chamber metaphorically and physically to truly connect...
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美国文学学习指南

2006 - 364 pages
...air and uplifted into infinite space—all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eye-ball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal...circulate through me; I am part or particle of God. " Comprehension : From which work is this passage taken? Tell your comprehension of it. 3. "There was,...
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John Burroughs and the Place of Nature

James Perrin Warren - 2010 - 280 pages
...the famous "transparent eyeball" passage from Emerson's Nature: "I become a transparent eye-ball. I am nothing. I see all. The currents of the Universal...circulate through me; I am part or particle of God" (Nature, Addresses, and Lectures 10). Burroughs is characteristically playful in the allusion to Emerson,...
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The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Ecology

Roger S. Gottlieb - 2006 - 662 pages
...and uplifted into infinite space, — all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eye-ball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal...circulate through me; I am part or particle of God" (6). That image has been repeated by other writers. In reflecting on his consciousness during a hunt,...
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God in Your Body: Kabbalah, Mindfulness and Embodied Spiritual Practice

Jay Michaelson - 2007 - 247 pages
...air and uplifted into infinite space — all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eyeball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal...Being circulate through me; I am part or particle of God.5 14 The Five Senses The heart hears. Although technically we hear through our ears, the process...
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Nature - Conduct of Life

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2006 - 320 pages
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Longing: Psychoanalytic Musings on Desire

Jean Petrucelli - 2006 - 292 pages
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The Protestant Experience in America

Amanda Porterfield - 2006 - 243 pages
...which the mind of man and the mind of God met as one. "I become a transparent eyeball," he wrote, "I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal Being circulate through me; I am part or parcel of God."12 Emerson turned to nature as a way to come to terms with personal grief as well as...
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American Literature

Stanley T. Williams - 2006 - 164 pages
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Heidegger's Bicycle: Interfering with Victorian Texts

Roger Ebbatson - 2006 - 172 pages
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