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History, Self-reliance, Nature, Spiritual Laws, The American Scholar - Page 160
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 180 pages
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Emerson's Complete Works: Nature, addresses and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...printed page. I only would say that it nceds a strong head to bear that ' dict. One must be an inventor to read well. As the proverb says, " He that would bring home the wealth of the_Indics, must earry out the wealth of the Indics." /[There is then ereative reading as well as ereative...
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The professor at the breakfast table. Author's ed, Volume 1

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1883
...I said ; — yet there is room for a gloss or commentary on what you say. " He who would bring back the wealth of the Indies, must carry out the wealth of the Indies." What you bring away from the Bible depends to some extent on what you carry to it. — Benjamin Franklin!...
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The Pulpit record and Mutual improvement society, Parliamentary debating ...

1883
...get nae ither where." After large experience, active thought, and a stirrirg life, there is crealive reading as well as creative writing ; when the mind is braced by labour aud invention, the pi^e of whatever book we read becomes luminous with manifold illustration....
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The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1884
...printed page. I only would say, that it needs a strong head to bear that diet. One must be an inventor to read well. As the proverb says, "He that would...well as creative writing. When the mind is braced by labour and invention, the page of whatever book we read becomes luminous with manifold allusion. Every...
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The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes: Ralph Waldo Emerson. John Lothrop Motely

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1884
...and Bacon were only young men in libraries when they wrote these books. . . . One must be an inventor to read well. As the proverb says, 'He that would...the Indies must carry out the wealth of the Indies.' . . . When the mind is braced by labor and invention, the page of whatever book we read becomes luminous...
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Miscellanies

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1884 - 321 pages
...that diet. Qqo, mi^r 1^ an inventor to roiul well As the proverb says, " He • that would bring homo the wealth of the Indies, must carry out the wealth of the Indies." There isjhon creative rending as well a rriting. When the mind is braced by labour and invention, the page...
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Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 351 pages
...printed page. I only would say, that it needs a strong head to bear that diet. One must be an inventor to read well. As the proverb says, " He that would...the Indies must carry out the wealth of the Indies." There_js then_£reative reajjjng as well as _cxeative writirjg. Whenthe mincPis bracecTby laEour 'ar»3...
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The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes: The professor at the breakfast table

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1891
...I said ; — yet there is room for a gloss or commentary on what you say. " He who would bring back the wealth of the Indies must carry out the wealth of the Indies." What you bring away from the Bible depends to some extent on what you carry to it. — Benjamin Franklin...
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... The Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes ...: Ralph Waldo Emerson, John ...

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
...and Bacon were only young men in libraries when they wrote these books. . . . One must be an inventor to read well. As the proverb says, 'He that would...the Indies must carry out the wealth of the Indies.' . . . When the mind is braced by labor and invention, the page of whatever book we read becomes luminous...
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Works, Volume 11

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
...and Bacon were only young men in libraries when they wrote these books. . . . One must be an inventor to read well. As the proverb says, 'He that would...the Indies must carry out the wealth of the Indies.' . . . When the mind is braced by labor and invention, the page of whatever book we read becomes luminous...
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