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" For us the winds do blow; The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains flow; Nothing we see but means our good, As our delight or as our treasure. The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed; Night draws... "
Essays, Lectures and Orations - Page 228
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
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Nature, Addresses and Lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903 - 461 pages
...delight, or as our treasure ; The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed : Night draws the curtain; which the...attend our head. All things unto our flesh are kind, f . In their descent and being; to our mind, \^) In their ascent and cause. More servants wait on man...
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The Nature-study Review: Devoted to All Phases of Nature-study in ..., Volume 9

1913
...without the moth's aid would be obliged to alter their floral arrangement or become extinct. Truly, "More servants wait on man Than he'll take notice...path He treads down that which doth befriend him." You should have heard him speak of what he loved ; of the tent pitched beside the talking water ; of...
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The Fireside annual [afterw.] pictorial annual [formerly Our own fireside ...

Fireside pictorial annual - 1876
...they Find their acquaintance there. For us tho winds do blow ; The stars have us to bed ; .N i';l'i draws the curtain, which the sun withdraws : Music and light attend our head. All things unto o\u flesh are kind In their descent and being ; to our mind In their ascent aud cause. Each thing is...
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The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson ...: English traits. Conduct of life. Nature

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1906
...or as our treasure ; The whole is either our cupboard of food, " Or cabinet of pleasure. " The stars have us to bed : Night draws the curtain ; which the...notice of. In every path, He treads down that which dotli befriend him When sickness makes him pale and wan, Oh mighty love ! Man is on? world, and hath...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 44

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1858
...delight, or as our treasure. The whole is cither our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. " The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain ; which the sun withdraws. 1858.] THE RETURN. Music and light attend our head. All things unto our flesh are kind, In their descent...
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The Transfiguration of Life

James Freeman Clarke - 1909 - 242 pages
...in nature serve man: " For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move, and waters flow. All things unto our flesh are kind In their descent...and being; to our mind In their ascent and cause. O, mighty love! Man is one world, and hath Another to attend him." The important point, however, is...
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Butterfly and Moth Book: Personal Studies and Observations of the More ...

Ellen Bell Robertson Miller, Ellen Robertson-Miller - 1920 - 249 pages
...CHEAP AND DURABLE SILK THE CYNTHIA, Philosamia cynthia "More servants wait on man Than he'll take note of. In every path He treads down that which doth befriend him." YI ^HE Cynthia caterpillars, bedecked in "powder and I patches," were on a young tree of heaven, an...
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The Country Parson ; The Temple

George Herbert - 1981 - 354 pages
...or as our treasure: The whole is, either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. 30 The stars have us to bed; Night draws the curtain, which the...withdraws; Music and light attend our head. All things unto ourflesh are kind In their descent and heing; to our mind 33 In their ascent and cause. Each thing...
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The Complete English Poems

George Herbert - 1991 - 460 pages
...or as our treasure: The whole is, either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. 30 The stars have us to bed; Night draws the curtain, which the...flesh are kind In their descent and being; to our mind 35 In their ascent and cause. Each thing is full of duty: Waters united are our navigation; Distinguished,...
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Nature and Walking

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau - 1994 - 144 pages
...teeasure, The whole is either our cuphoard of food Or cahinet of pleasure "The stars have us to hed. Night draws the curtain, which the sun withdraws....attend our head. All things unto our flesh are kind In thtir descent and heing, to OUT mind In their ascent and cause "More servants wait on man Than he'll...
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