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" As Heaven and Earth are fairer, fairer far Than Chaos and blank Darkness, though once chiefs; And as we show beyond that Heaven and Earth In form and shape compact and beautiful, In will, in action free, companionship, And thousand other signs of purer... "
Works - Page 114
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
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The Mantle of Elijah: A Novel

Israel Zangwill - 1900 - 456 pages
...to her in the wilderness. She skipped the second page, reading only the quotation that stood out: " So on our heels a fresh perfection treads, A power...excel us, as we pass In' glory that old Darkness." Emotion overcame her: the lines radiated light, shimmered with infinite suggestiveness and promise....
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1900 - 473 pages
...and beautiful, In will, in action free, companionship, 210 And thousand other signs of purer life ; So on our heels a fresh perfection treads, A power...to excel us, as we pass In glory that old Darkness : nor are we Thereby more conquer'd, than by us the rule Of shapeless Chacxg. Say, doth the dull soil...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 101

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1900
...to her in the wilderness. She skipped the second page, reading only the quotation that stood out : " So on our heels a fresh perfection treads. A power...excel us, as we pass In glory that old darkness." Emotion overcame her: the lines radiated light, shimmered with infinite suggestiveness and promise....
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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced Civilization ..., Volume 4

David Josiah Brewer - 1902
...and the Cid, and Sir Philip Sidney, and Washington, and every pure and valiant heart, who worshiped beauty by word and by deed. The persons who constitute...law, That first in beauty shall be first in might." From the essay on " Manners," MONTAIGNE; OR, THE SKEPTIC MONTAIGNE is the frankest and honestest of...
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The English Poets: Wordsworth to Tennyson

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1902
...compact and beautiful, In will, in action free, companionship, And thousand other signs of purer life; So on our heels a fresh perfection treads, A power...beauty, born of us And fated to excel us, as we pass Thereby more conquered than by us the rule Of shapeless Chaos. Say, doth the dull soil Quarrel with...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 3

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...fresh impulses. These are the creators of Fashion, which is an attempt to organize beauty of behavior. The beautiful and the generous are, in the theory,...we pass In glory that old Darkness. . . . . . . For 't is the eternal law That first in beauty shall be first in might." ' Therefore, within the ethnical...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays, 2d series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...and the generous are, in the theory, the doctors and apostles of this church : Scipio, and the Cid,1 and Sir Philip Sidney, and Washington, and every pure...we pass In glory that old Darkness. . . . . . . For 't is the eternal law That first in beauty shall be first in might." ' Therefore, within the ethnical...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: With a Biographical ..., Volume 3

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904
...fresh impulses. These are the creators of Fashion, which is an attempt to organize beauty of behavior. The beautiful and the generous are, in the theory,...we pass In glory that old Darkness. . . . . . . For 't is the eternal law That first in beauty shall be first in might." ' Therefore, within the ethnical...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904 - 324 pages
...theory of society supposes the existence and sovereignty of these. It divines afar off their comingIt says with the elder gods, — "As Heaven and Earth...we pass In glory that old Darkness .... . . . For 't is the eternal law That first in beauty shall be first in might." « Therefore, within the ethnical...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Selections from Wordsworth ...

Curtis Hidden Page - 1904 - 923 pages
...compact and beautiful, In will, in action free, companionship, And thousand other signs of purer life ; ' n Page( : nor are we Thereby more conquer'd, than by us the rule Of shapeless Chaos. Say, doth the dull soil...
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