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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 American Educational Review: A Monthly Review of the Progress ..., Volume 33

1912
...take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good a kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed upon that plot of ground which is given him to till. — EMERSON. THE VOCATION OF EDUCATED MEN By WILLIAM...
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Psychology of the Spoken Word

Delbert Moyer Staley - 1914 - 370 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...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. Emerson. In the hush of the autumn night I hear the voice of the sea, In the hush of the...
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An English Grammar: For Use in High and Normal Schools and in Colleges

Alma Blount, Clark Sutherland Northup - 1914 - 375 pages
...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...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is which...
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Ross's Business English

John Walter Ross - 1915 - 271 pages
...ignorance 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...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to toil. ephone for her physician she apologized for asking him to come such a distance don't speak...
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The Boy Scout Movement Applied by the Church

Norman Egbert Richardson, Ormond Eros Loomis - 1915 - 445 pages
...who will continually keep in his own mind and, in the words of Emerson, make the boy realize that, "Though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel...toil, bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till"; that "The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that...
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Emerson's Essays on Manners, Self-reliance, Compensation, Nature, Friendship

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1915 - 140 pages
...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...but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground 20 which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he...
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Oral English: Or, The Art of Speaking

Antoinette Knowles - 1916 - 361 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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An American Bible

Alice Hubbard - 1918 - 372 pages
...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...toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. The power which resides in him is new in Nature, and none but he knows what that is which...
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Oral English and Public Speaking

Edwin Du Bois Shurter - 1918 - 247 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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The Life and Letters of John Burroughs, Volume 1

Clara Barrus - 1925 - 486 pages
...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...corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed upon that plot of ground which is given him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature,...
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