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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... "
Everybody's Writing-desk Book - Page 115
by Charles Nisbet, Don Lemon - 1892 - 310 pages
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The American Educational Review: A Monthly Review of the Progress ..., Volume 33

1912
...acquainted with the country through having liad the good luck sometimes to lose his way. — SMILES. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...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...
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English Journal, Volume 8

1919
...selections beginning: "What I must do is all that concerns me, and not what the people think," and "There is a time in every man's education when he...that envy is ignorance, that imitation is suicide." But the pupils were not allowed to stop with mere mechanical memorizing, but were asked to illustrate...
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English Prose: A Series of Related Essays for the Discussion and Practice of ...

Frederick William Roe, George Roy Elliott - 1913 - 487 pages
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. S There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...better for worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through 10 his toil bestowed...
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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
...into the room, I think I will study how to make humanity beautiful to you." — EMERSON, Behavior. 11. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...better for worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed...
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College Life

Maurice Garland Fulton - 1914 - 524 pages
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...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 of nourishing corn...
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Psychology of the Spoken Word

Delbert Moyer Staley - 1914 - 370 pages
...the camp, the grove, And men below, and saints above; For love is heaven, and heaven is love. Scott. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...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 of nourishing...
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College Life, Its Conditions and Problems: A Selection of Essays for Use in ...

Maurice Garland Fulton - 1914 - 524 pages
...all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a tune in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction...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 of nourishing corn...
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English Grammar

Steadman Vincent Sanford, Peter Franklin Brown - 1914 - 332 pages
...Exercise The following sentences are selected from Emerson's Self Reliance. Parse the conjunctions : 1. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conclusion that envy is ignorance. 2. The eye is placed where one ray should fall, that it might testify...
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Readings from American Literature: A Textbook for Schools and Colleges

Mary Edwards Calhoun, Emma Lenore MacAlarney - 1915 - 635 pages
...thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...better, for worse, as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Oscar W. Firkins - 1915 - 379 pages
..."Imitation is suicide," and see how deftly it is wrought into the solid fabric of a sentence such as this : "There is a time in every man's education when he...better for worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed...
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