Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The preamble of thought, the transition through which it passes from the unconscious to the conscious, is action. Only so much do I know, as I have lived. "
Retrospect of Western Travel - Page 206
by Harriet Martineau - 1838 - 178 pages
Full view - About this book

Southwest Review, Volumes 37-38

1952 - 1134 pages
[ Sorry, this page's content is restricted ]
Snippet view - About this book

American Prose: Selections with Critical Introductions by Various Writers ...

George Rice Carpenter - 1916 - 798 pages
...is essential. Without it, he is not yet man. Without it, thought can never ripen into truth. Whilst the world hangs before the eye as a cloud of beauty,...is action. Only so much do I know, as I have lived. Instantly we know whose words are loaded with life, and whose not. The world, — this shadow of the...
Full view - About this book

American Prose (1607-1865)

Walter Cochrane Bronson - 1916 - 737 pages
...is essential. Without it, he is not yet man. Without it, thought can never ripen into truth. Whilst the world hangs before the eye as a cloud of beauty,...is action. Only so much do I know, as I have lived. Instantly we know whose words are loaded with life, and whose not. The world, — this shadow of the...
Full view - About this book

The New Fraternity: A Novel of University Life

George Frederick Gundelfinger - 1916 - 301 pages
...thought can never JUses of Great Men. "Plato. "Swedenborg tGoethe. ' "Nature. ripen into truth. . . . Inaction is cowardice, but there can be no scholar without the heroic mind.* When the scholar can read God directly, the hour is too precious to be wasted in other men's transcripts...
Full view - About this book

American Ideals

Norman Foerster, William Whatley Pierson - 1917 - 344 pages
...it is essential. Without it he is not yet man. Without it thought can never ripen into truth. Whilst the world hangs before the eye as a cloud of beauty,...is action. Only so much do I know, as I have lived. Instantly we know whose words are loaded with life, and whose not. The world, — this shadow of the...
Full view - About this book

Essays and Poems of Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1921 - 580 pages
...ig essential. Without it, he is not yet man. Without it, thought can'hever ripen into truth. Whilst the world hangs before the eye as a cloud of beauty,...is action. Only so much do I know, as I have lived. Instantly we know whose words are loaded with life, and whose not. The world, — this shadow of the...
Full view - About this book

Essays and Poems of Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1921 - 590 pages
[ Sorry, this page's content is restricted ]
Snippet view - About this book

Illinois Studies in Language and Literature, Volume 8

1923
...complements thought in the writer's equipment. Without it, thought "can never ripen into truth. . . . The preamble of thought, the transition through which...it passes from the unconscious to the conscious, is action."160 Without action, too, the writer's "tuition in the serene and beautiful laws,"161 and the...
Full view - About this book

Emerson's Theories of Literary Expressions, Volume 8

Emerson Grant Sutcliffe - 1923 - 168 pages
...complements thought in the writer's equipment. Without it, thought "can never ripen into truth. . . . The preamble of thought, the transition through which...it passes from the unconscious to the conscious, is action."160 Without action, too, the writer's "tuition in the serene and beautiful laws,"161 and the...
Full view - About this book




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