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" I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. lie is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing rose. These roses under my window make no reference to former roses or to better ones ; they are for what they are ; they exist with God to-day. "
Emerson's complete works [ed. by J.E. Cabot]. Riverside ed - Page 67
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1884
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The Presbyterian Quarterly Review, Volume 6

B. J. Wallace, Albert Barnes - 1858
...apologetic: he is no longer upright : he does not say, ' I think,' ' I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing...under my window make no reference to former roses or better ones : they are for what they are : they exist with God to-day. There is no time to them."....
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A Journey to Great-Salt-Lake City, Volume 1

Jules Remy, Julius Lucius Brenchley - 1861
...am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing rose. The roses under my window make no reference to former...are for what they are ; they exist with God today." ยง The love of truth is not to be met with in religious * Essays, etc., by Emerson. f Ibid., p. 35....
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1870
...he is no longer upright ; he ^*dares not say ' I think,' ' I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing...my window make no reference to former roses or to bettor ones ; they are for what they are ; they exist with God to-day. There is no time to them. There...
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Essays, First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 290 pages
...apologetic; he is no longer upright; he dares not say, 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing...time to them. There is simply the rose; it is perfect iu every moment of its existence. Before a leaf-bud has burst, its whole life acts; in the full-blown...
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Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...he is no longer upright ; he dares not say, ' I think,' ' I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He ed your relations to father, mother, cousin, neighbour,...neglect this reflex standard, and absolve me to myself. jts existence. Before a leaf-bud has burst, its whole life acts ; in the full-blown flower there is...
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Emerson's Complete Works: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...; he is no longer up'right; he dares not say ' I think,' ' I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing...rose. These roses under my window make no reference to for' mer roses or to better ones; they are for what they are ; they exist with God to-day. There is...
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Home Dissertations: An Offering to the Household for Economical and ...

1885 - 174 pages
...party; but they say nothing; and if we don't use the gifts they bring, they carry them as silently away. These roses under my window make no reference to former roses or better ones; they are for what they are; they exist with God to-day. There is no time to them. There...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 396 pages
...before the blade of grass or the blowing rose. I These roses under my window make no refer- "\ ence to former roses or to better ones ; they are for what they are ; they exist with God to-day, j There is no time to them. There is simply the rose ; it is perfect in every moment of its existence....
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1891 - 396 pages
...apologetic. He is no longer upright. He dares not say ' I think,' ' I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing...simply the rose ; it is perfect in every moment of its ex- ) istence. Before a leaf-bud has burst, its whole life acts ; in the full-blown flower, there is...
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The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
...; he is no longer upright ; he dares not say " I think," " I am," but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing...perfect in every moment of its existence. Before a leaf bud has burst, its whole life acts ; in the full-blown flower there is no more ; in the leafless...
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