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" O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's. Be it known unto you that henceforward I obey no law less than the eternal law. I will have no covenants but proximities. "
So this Then is the Essay on Self-reliance - Page 28
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 46 pages
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Empire for Liberty: Melville and the Poetics of Individualism

Wai Chee Dimock - 1989 - 250 pages
...rejection of kinship ties, a rejection even more resolute than Pierre's: O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's. Be it known unto you that henceforward I obey no law less than the eternal law. I...
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Dearest Beloved: The Hawthornes and the Making of the Middle-Class Family

T. Walter Herbert - 1993 - 331 pages
...this view was in keeping with his broader doctrines of the self-sufficient soul (Myerson, 330-332). "Live no longer to the expectation of these deceived and deceiving people with whom we converse," he had proclaimed in "Self-Reliance." "Say to them, 'O father, O mother, O wife ... I have lived with...
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 pages
...least resist our temptations; let us enter into the state of war and wake Thor and Woden, courage and constancy, in our Saxon breasts. This is to be done...converse. Say to them, "O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's....
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Being Consciousness Bliss: A Seeker's Guide

Astrid Fitzgerald - 2002 - 383 pages
...dozen, and keep your accounts on your thumbnail. — Henry David Thoreau O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's. Be it known unto you that henceforward I obey no law less than the eternal law. I...
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Essays Series 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 252 pages
...least resist our temptations; let us enter into the state of war and wake Thor and Woden, courage and constancy, in our Saxon breasts. This is to be done...converse. Say to them, 'O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's....
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The Spiritual Emerson: Essential Writings by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 280 pages
...least resist our temptations; let us enter into the state of war and wake Thor and Woden, courage and constancy, in our Saxon breasts. This is to be done...our smooth times by speaking the truth. Check this King hospitality and lying affection. Live no longer to the expectation of these deceived and deceiving...
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Compensation and Self-Reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2005 - 68 pages
...least resist our temptations, let us enter into the state of war and wake Thor and Woden, courage and constancy, in our Saxon breasts. This is to be done in our smooth times by speaking the troth. Check this lying hospitality and lying affection. Live no longer to the expectation of these...
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Philip Roth's Rude Truth: The Art of Immaturity

Ross Posnock, Associate Professor of English Ross Posnock - 2006 - 301 pages
..."let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity and squalid contentment of the times," he avers. "This is to be done in our smooth times by speaking...lying affection. Live no longer to the expectation of those deceived and deceiving people with whom we converse" (Essays 267, 273). Dostoyevsky's narrator...
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The Redemptive Self: Stories Americans Live By

Dan P. McAdams - 2005 - 400 pages
...family, and lovers, a person must stay true to the inner self: Say to them, O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's. Be it known unto you that henceforward I obey no less law than the eternal laws....
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Motivational Classics, Volume 1

Tom Walsh - 2007 - 200 pages
...least resist our temptations; let us enter into the state of war and wake Thor and Woden, courage and constancy, in our Saxon breasts. This is to be done...converse. Say to them, 'O father, O mother, O wife, O brother, O friend, I have lived with you after appearances hitherto. Henceforward I am the truth's....
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