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" Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal palms must not be hindered by the name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. "
Essays and Poems of Emerson - Page xxv
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1921 - 525 pages
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Emerson's Essays and Poems: Selected and Edited with an Introd

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1926 - 376 pages
...its aversion. It loves not" realities and creaiTors, but imuiea-ahd custom's. Whr>g" would, be a man must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal...name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing js at last sacred h,1lf t.tiA jntegrity of your own rrnnd. AtJsblve you to yourself, and youSllstt...
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American Literature, Volume 1

Robert Shafer - 1926 - 758 pages
...is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs. Whoso would be a man, Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. Absolve you to yourself, and you shall...
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The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 2

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Alfred Riggs Ferguson, Joseph Slater, Jean Ferguson Carr - 1971 - 424 pages
...Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs. Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal...name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. Absolve you to yourself, and you shall...
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University Professor John M. Dorsey

John Morris Dorsey - 1980 - 282 pages
...of thought which he most admired in his Emerson. One of his oft-quoted Emerson admonitions is that "he who would gather immortal palms must not be hindered...name of goodness but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind." In the foreword of his American Government...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays and Lectures (LOA #15): Nature; Addresses, and ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1983 - 1150 pages
...Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs. Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal...name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. Absolve you to yourself, and you shall...
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Pulling Your Own Strings: Dynamic Techniques for Dealing with Other People ...

Wayne W. Dyer - 1991 - 288 pages
...understood this better than anyone I've ever read. In Self-Reliance he said, Whoso would be a man, must be a non-conformist He who would gather immortal...name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. Those are mighty powerful words, but...
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The Translatability of Cultures: Figurations of the Space Between

Sanford Budick - 1996 - 348 pages
...critic of American culture more than Emerson. Emerson writes in "Self-Reliance": Whoso would be a man, must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal...name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. ... If malice and vanity wear the coat of philanthropy, shall that pass? If any angry bigot assumes...
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Burning All Illusions: A Guide to Personal and Political Freedom

David Edwards - 1996 - 246 pages
...but to be real; only from this aim can virtuous lives and behaviour arise. As Emerson said so well: 'He who would gather immortal palms must not be hindered...of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness.' 25 Like the Eastern sages, our society needs to grow out of its adolescent experimentation with inadequate...
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On Self and Social Organization

Charles Horton Cooley - 1998 - 259 pages
...Emerson offers his calm, clear, and unmistakable counsel of self-reliance. "Trust thyself." "Whoso would gather immortal palms must not be hindered by...goodness but must explore if it be goodness." He does not say "follow your own instincts unless they seem to conflict with what the world recognizes as right...
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 pages
...is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs. Whoso would be a man, must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal...name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. Absolve you to yourself, and you shall...
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