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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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Emerson and the Climates of History

Eduardo Cadava - 1997 - 256 pages
...self-reliance. "There is a time in every man's education," he writes in his essay "Self-Reliance," "when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide" (W, 2: 46). As Porter suggests, we should not be surprised that he shows "little patience with the...
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God in Concord: Ralph Waldo Emerson's Awakening to the Infinite

Richard G. Geldard - 1999 - 191 pages
...reading. An example of such a slide might be facing the difficulty of the following from "Self-Reliance": 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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美国文学学习指南

李翠亭, 李正栓 - 1998 - 251 pages
...yourself at least five reasons that the author gives ? 52* for going to live in the woods Passage 9 There is a time in every man's education when he arrives...that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide t that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion... Trust thy self; every heart vibrates...
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 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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The Complete Idiot's Guide to American Literature

Laurie E. Rozakis - 1999 - 468 pages
...New England; writers began to adopt Emerson's ideas. Let's look at these two works now. Self-Reliance "There is a time in every man's education when he...that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide." —from "Self-Reliance" This essay further elaborates on the familiar Emersonian thesis— Trust thyself...
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The American Reader: Words That Moved a Nation

Diane Ravitch - 2000 - 656 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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Socratic Seminars in the Block

Wanda H. Ball, Pam Brewer - 2000 - 161 pages
...effective presentation of your attitudes and aspirations for life. MODEL LESSON 4: "SELF-RELIANCE" 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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Emerson, Thoreau, and the Role of the Cultural Critic

Sam McGuire Worley - 2001 - 174 pages
...you discover is yours."35 It is in such a spirit that we should understand Emerson's injunction that [t]here 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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Engaging Grace: How to Use the Power of Co-Creation in Daily Life

Mary E. Schroeder - 2002 - 160 pages
...When people need us to say or do something, if we don't, we can kill by our inaction or our silence." 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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Spielräume nutzen: Überlegungen zum sozialpädagogischen Arbeitsfeld ...

Christoph Blomberg - 2003 - 304 pages
...Menschen, und beschwörend hebt er die Bedeutung dieser Wahrnehmung der eigenen Originalität hervor: „There is a time in every man's education when he...suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, äs his portion; that though the wilde universe is füll of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can...
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