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" THERE IS A TIME in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of... "
Psychology Applied to Medicine: Introductory Studies - Page 23
by David Washburn Wells - 1907 - 141 pages
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The Pacific Monthly: A Magazine of Education and Progress, Volume 13

William Bittle Wells, Lute Pease - 1905
...ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better or worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. — Emerson. For everything you have missed, you have gained something else; and for everything...
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Bulletin

1901
...suicide ; that he must take \imself, for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide unirerse is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but ;hrough his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. Select from the above...
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Introductory Lessons in English Literature: For High Schools and Academies

Israel C. McNeill, Samuel Adams Lynch - 1901 - 376 pages
...that so imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better or for worse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil on that plot of ground which is given him to till. The power which 35 resides in him is new in nature,...
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The Speaker's Garland: Comprising 100 Choice Selections ...

Phineas Garrett - 1905
...that imitation ia suicide ; that he must take himself for better or for worse, as his portion; thal, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. Eiuernmi. Our birth is but a sleep, and a forgetting; The soul, that rises with us, our...
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The Centenary of the Birth of Ralph Waldo Emerson: As Observed in Concord ...

Social Circle in Concord - 1903 - 136 pages
...imitation is suicide ; when he must take himself for better or worse as his portion; and know that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which it was given him to till." The matchless eloquence with which Emerson proclaimed the sovereignty of...
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Public Speaking: A Treatise on Delivery : with Selections for Declaiming

Edwin Du Bois Shurter - 1903 - 268 pages
...that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself, for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed upon that plot of ground that is given him to till. The power that resides in him is new in nature,...
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Industrial Work for Public Schools

Martha Adelaide Holton, Alice F. Rollins - 1904 - 134 pages
...; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion ; and though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. .« « — Ralph 11'aMo Emerson. r''vi«>T 1 There is really no conflict between manual...
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Belinda the Backward: A Romance of Modern Idealism

Salome Hocking - 1905 - 191 pages
...; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better for worse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till." — EMERSON. " For (over and over again) there is nothing that is evil except because...
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Putnam's & the Reader

1909
...imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till." Italy is no playground for the worn women who climb the cliff paths with baskets of compost....
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How to Study and Teaching how to Study

Frank Morton McMurry - 1909 - 324 pages
...; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better for worse as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground (himself) which is given to him to till. " 2 And this conviction must not be accompanied with self-reproach....
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