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" Height, and that a man or a company of men, plastic and permeable to principles, by the law of nature must overpower and ride all cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. "
Essays - Page 61
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
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Essays, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883 - 538 pages
...of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric when we speak of eminent virtue. We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that a man or a company of men, plastic...topic, the resolution of all into the ever-blessed ONE. Self -existence is the attribute of the Supreme Cause, and it constitutes the measure of good by the...
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The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes: Ralph Waldo Emerson. John Lothrop Motely

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1884
...it would be for most graduates at Andover or Cambridge." We read in his essay, "Self -Reliance:" — "This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach...topic, the resolution of all into the ever-blessed ONE. Self -existence is the attribute of the Supreme Cause, and it constitutes the measure of good by the...
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Lobb's theological quarterly (with which is incorporated ..., Volume 1

1884
...perceives the selfexistence of truth and right, and calms itself with knowing that all things go well. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this as on every topic, the resolution of the all into the everblessed One. This being Emerson's most patient and strenuous effort to explain...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 396 pages
...like facility. We fancy it rhetoric when we speak of eminent virtue. We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that a man or a company of men plastic...as on every topic, the resolution of all Into the ever blessed ONE. Virtue is the governor, the creator, the reality. All things real are so by so much...
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Poems, Essays and Fragments

James Thomson - 1892 - 267 pages
...richer with that dream than the fee of a county could make him." " We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that a man or a company of men, plastic...cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not." A word more. Some readers may have been prejudiced against Emerson by the attacks of Kingsley. It is...
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... The Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes ...: Ralph Waldo Emerson, John ...

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
...would be for most graduates at Andover or Cambridge." We read in his essay, " Self -Reliance : " — "This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach...topic, the resolution of all into the ever-blessed ONE. Self -existence is the attribute of the Supreme Cause, and it constitutes the measure of good by the...
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Works, Volume 11

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
...it would be for most graduates at Andover or Cambridge. " We read in his essay, " Self-Reliance:"— "This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach...topic, the resolution of all into the ever-blessed OXE. Self-existence is the attribute of the Supreme Cause, and it constitutes the measure of good by...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Lothrop Motley; two memoirs

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
...would be for most graduates at Andover or Cambridge." We read in his essay, " Self -Reliance : " — "This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach...topic, the resolution of all into the ever-blessed OXE. Self-existence is the attribute of the Supreme Cause, and it constitutes the measure of good by...
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The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
...of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric, when we speak of eminent virtue. We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that a man or a company of men, plastic...principles, by the law of nature must overpower and ride 2 all cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1894 - 322 pages
...like facility. We fancy it rhetoric when we speak of eminent virtue. We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that a man or a company of men plastic...must overpower and ride all cities, nations, kings, rick men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this as on every...
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