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" Chance, and shalt sit hereafter out of fear from her rotations. A political victory, a rise of rents, the recovery of your sick, or the return of your absent friend, or some other favorable event, raises your spirits, and you think good days are preparing... "
The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation - Page 76
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1894 - 322 pages
...your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. It can never be so. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. COMPENSATION. ESSAY III. COMPENSATION. EVER since I was a boy, I have wished to write a discourse on...
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Select American Classics: Being Selections from Irving's Sketch Book and ...

1896
...himself, stands in the erect position, commands his limbs, works miracles ; just 1 Become his own. as a man who stands on his feet is stronger than a...COMPENSATION. THE wings of Time are black and white, Pied l with morning and with night. Mountain tall and ocean deep Trembling balance duly keep. In changing...
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Literary Interpretations, Or, A Guide to the Teaching and Reading of ...

1896 - 204 pages
...Effect, the chancellors of God. In the Will work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance, and shalt sit hereafter out of fear from her rotations....can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. ANALYSIS OF SELF-RELIANCE. THE theme here is directly named, and distinctly spoken too many times,...
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The Unitarian, Volume 11

Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott - 1896
...additions of being. In a virtuous act I properly am : in a virtuous act I add to the world" ; again : "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles." With all our centuries of creed-making and creed breaking, of persecution and martyrdom, of intolerance...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

1896 - 1178 pages
...Of unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more. g. COWPER— TVie Task. Bk. II. L. 1. river, Like the bubble on the fountain, Thou art gone, and for ever 1 A. SCOTT — Lady of the Lake h. EMERSON — Essays. Of Self -Reliance. Breathe soft, ye winds ! ye waves, in silence sleep! t. GAY—...
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american prose

george rice carpenter - 1898
...your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. It can never be so. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. [From Essays, First Series, 1841, " Self-Reliance." The text is that of the first edition.] EXPERIENCE...
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American Prose: Selections

George Rice Carpenter - 1898 - 465 pages
...your spirits, and you think good days are preparing for you. Do not believe it. It can never be so. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. [From Essays, First Series, 1841, " Self-Reliance." The text is that of the first edition.] EXPERIENCE...
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The Metaphysical Magazine, Volumes 7-8

1898
...fraction of Time encircled by Eternity, his hand-breadths of Space encircled by Infinitude. — Carlyle. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. — Emerson. The philosophy of six thousand years has not searched the chambers and magazines of the...
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Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1899
...rise of rents, the recovery of your sick or the return of your absent friend, or some other favourable event raises your spirits, and you think good days...can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. COMPENSATION [VER since I was a boy I have wished to write a discourse on Compensation: for it seemed...
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Don't-worry Nuggets: Epictetus, Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Eliot, Robert ...

1899 - 118 pages
...as a man puts off all foreign support and stands alone that I see him to be strong and to prevail. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. " FROM COMPENSATION." For everything you have missed, you have gained something else ; and for everything...
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