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" We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that a man or a company of men, plastic and permeable to principles, by the law of nature must overpower and ride all cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. "
So this Then is the Essay on Self-reliance - Page 26
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 46 pages
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Poems, Essays and Fragments

James Thomson - 1892 - 267 pages
...garden or garret to enjoy it, and is richer with that dream than the fee of a county could make him." " We do not yet see that virtue is Height, and that...cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not." A word more. Some readers may have been prejudiced against Emerson by the attacks of Kingsley. It is...
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The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1893 - 108 pages
...me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric, when we speak of eminent virtue....principles, by the law of nature must overpower and ride 2 all cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1894 - 322 pages
...it works and is. Who has more soul than I. masters me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits ;...must overpower and ride all cities, nations, kings, rick men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this as on every...
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Literary Interpretations, Or, A Guide to the Teaching and Reading of ...

1896 - 204 pages
...me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. , We fancy it rhetoric when we speak of eminent virtue....cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this, as on every topic, the resolution of all...
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Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1899
...me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric, when we speak of eminent virtue....cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this, as on every topic, the resolution of all...
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History, Self-reliance, Nature, Spiritual Laws, The American Scholar

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 180 pages
...not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric 63 •when we speak of eminent virtue. We do not yet...Height, and that a man or a company of men, plastic and gerrneable to principles, by the law of nature mus!f overpower and ride al! cities, nations, kings,...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric when we speak of eminent virtue....cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this, as on every topic, the resolution of all...
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A Selection from the Best English Essays Illustrative of the History of ...

Sherwin Cody - 1903 - 415 pages
...me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric, when we speak of eminent virtue....cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this, as on every topic, the resolution of all...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904 - 324 pages
...me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits. We fancy it rhetoric when we speak of eminent virtue....cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this, as on every topic, the resolution of all...
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The Essay on Self-reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1905 - 51 pages
...it works and is. Who has more soul than I, masters me, though he should not raise his finger. Round him I must revolve by the gravitation of spirits ;...cities, nations, kings, rich men, poets, who are not. This is the ultimate fact which we so quickly reach on this as on every topic, the resolution of all...
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