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" Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render an honest and a perfect man, Commands all light, all influence, all fate; Nothing to him falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still. "
THE AMERICAN SCHOLAR SELF-RELIANCE COMPENSATION - Page 47
by RALPH WALDO EMERSON - 1911
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Self-effort; or, The true method of attaining success in life

Joseph Johnson - 1883 - 408 pages
...their condition. Well do the lives of William and Robert Chambers confirm the poet's lines : — " Man is his own star, and the soul that can Render...falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows, that walk by us still." XIV. (Eompmtionship of § aoks. " A good book...
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Complete Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1900
...is to be read, than the dissector or the antiquary. SELF-RELIANCE. " Ne te qusesiveris extra." '•* MAN is his own star ; and the soul that can Render...falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still." Epilogue to Beaumont and Fletcher's Honest Man's...
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David Easterbrook, by Tregelles Polkinghorne

rev. William John Hocking - 1883
...that note contained, and who wrote it, the next chapter will reveal. "WHAT A DAY MAY BRING FORTH.'" " Man is his own star, and the soul that can Render...falls early or too late : Our acts our angels are or good, or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still. " JOHN FLETCHER CHAPTER XII. "WHAT A DAY MAY...
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Born of Flame: A Rosicrucian Story

Margaret B. Peeke - 1971 - 299 pages
...brother should at last know the joy which he so richly deserved. CHAPTER XVI. THE CONSUMMATION. " Man IB his own star, and the soul that can Render an honest and a perfect man, Commands all life, all influence, all fate; Nothing to him comes early or too late. Our acts, our angels are, for...
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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
...nature is to be read, than the dissector or the antiquary. SELF-RELIANCE "Ne te quaesiveris extra." "Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render...falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still." Epilogue to Beaumont and Fletcher's Honest Man's...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays and Lectures (LOA #15): Nature; Addresses, and ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1983 - 1150 pages
...nature is to be read, than the dissector or the antiquary. SELF-RELIANCE "Ne te quaesiveris extra." "Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render...falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still." Epilogue to Beaumont and Fletcher's Honest Man's...
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Twentieth-Century Literary Theory: An Introductory Anthology

Vassilis Lambropoulos, David Neal Miller - 1987 - 521 pages
...Satires of Persius: "Do not seek yourself outside yourself." The second, from Beaumont and Fletcher: Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render...influence, all fate; Nothing to him falls early or too late — The third, one of Emerson's own gnomic verses, is prophetic of much contemporary shamanism: Cast...
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Early Postmodernism: Foundational Essays

Paul A. Bové - 1995 - 295 pages
...Satires of Persius: "Do not seek yourself outside yourself." The second, from Beaumont and Fletcher: Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render...all fate; Nothing to him falls early or too late. The third, one of Emerson's own gnomic verses, is prophetic of much contemporary shamanism: Cast the...
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 pages
...the conformism of the crowd and realize our unique, inherent potential. "Ne te quaesiveris extra. " Man is his own star; and the soul that can Render...falls early or too late. Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still. EPILOGUE TO BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER'S HONEST MAN'S...
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Irresistible Dictation: Gertrude Stein and the Correlations of Writing and ...

Steven Meyer - 2003 - 480 pages
...Emerson distanced himself from the lines of Beaumont and Fletcher he used as an epigraph to the essay: "Man is his own star; and the soul that can / Render...falls early or too late. / Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, / Our fatal shadows that walk by us still" (p. 257).' 5 These lines, with their astrological...
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