Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide by our spontaneous impression with good-humored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with... "
The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation - Page 45
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
Full view - About this book

Emerson's Essays on Manners, Self-reliance, Compensation, Nature, Friendship

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1915 - 140 pages
...good-humored inflexibility then most when the whole 10 cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely...another. There is a time in every man's education when he ar15 rives at the conviction that envy is ignorance ; that imitation is suicide; that he must take...
Full view - About this book

Ross's Business English

John Walter Ross - 1915 - 271 pages
...interest from his work and discount his chances for success do you want me to work for you 2. Emerson says there is a time in every man's education when he arrives...imitation 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...
Full view - About this book

Leaves from the Log of a Sky Pilot

William George Puddefoot - 1915 - 200 pages
...on self-reliance : "Speak your latest conviction and it shall be the universal sense, else tomorrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely what we have thought and felt all the tune, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another." I know I have left out...
Full view - About this book

How to Learn Easily: Practical Hints on Economical Study

George Van Ness Dearborn - 1916 - 227 pages
...goodhumored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely...to take with shame our own opinion from another." The reform of the school system in this respect, that annual $ 800,000,000 system, is a matter of many...
Full view - About this book

An Inductive Study of Standards of Right

Matthew Hale Wilson - 1916 - 321 pages
...good humored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely...to take with shame our own opinion from another." If the teacher has the marks of personality and searches for its signs in others he can develop those...
Full view - About this book

Practice Book: Leland Powers School

Leland Todd Powers, Leland Toth Powers - 1916 - 145 pages
...good-humored inflexibility, then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else, to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely...forced to take with shame our own opinion from another. 4. There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance;...
Full view - About this book

How to Learn Easily: Practical Hints on Economical Study

George Van Ness Dearborn - 1916 - 227 pages
...goodhumored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely...the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame OUT own opinion from another." The reform of the school system in this respect, that annual $ 800,000,000...
Full view - About this book

The Efficient Secretary

Ellen Lane Spencer - 1917 - 192 pages
...ideas. "Else," says Emerson, "a stranger to-morrow will say with masterly good sense precisely what ^e have thought and felt all the time, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinions from another." There is a reason for every idea that comes to you just as there is a reason...
Full view - About this book

Vocational Guidance: Practical Ethics for the Day's Work

Matthew Hale Wilson - 1916 - 321 pages
...good humored inflexibility then most when the whole cry of voices is on the other side. Else to-morrow a stranger will say with masterly good sense precisely what we have thought and felt all the rime, and we shall be forced to take with shame our own opinion from another." If the teacher has the...
Full view - About this book

Oral English: Or, The Art of Speaking

Antoinette Knowles - 1916 - 361 pages
...From Ralph Waldo Emerson: "There is a time in every man's experience when he arrives at the conclusion that envy is ignorance; that imitation 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...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF