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" We -lie in the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us receivers of its truth and organs of its activity. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we do nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. "
Human Immortality: Two Supposed Objections to the Doctrine - Page 107
by William James - 1906 - 126 pages
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So this Then is the Essay on Self-reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Self-reliance - 1902 - 46 pages
...the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us organs of its activity and receivers of its truth. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all metaphysics, all...
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A Selection from the Best English Essays Illustrative of the History of ...

Sherwin Cody - English essays - 1903 - 415 pages
...which giveth man wisdom, and which cannot be denied without impiety and atheism. We lie in the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us receivers...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all philosophy is at fault....
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The complete works of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Edward Waldo Emerson - 1904
...the great Self, the Over. Soul, which befits the worshipping human being : " We lie in the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us receivers...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams." CONSIDERATIONS BY THE WAY Among the persons who attended Mr. Emerson's courses of lectures were many...
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Introduction to American Literature: Including Illustrative Selections, with ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - American literature - 1903 - 550 pages
...the lap of immense Intelligence, which makes us organs of its activity and receivers of its truth. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all metaphysics, all...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: The conduct of life

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904
...of the great Self, the OverSoul, which befits the worshipping human being : " We lie in the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us receivers...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams." CONSIDERATIONS BY THE WAY Among the persons who attended Mr. Emerson's courses of lectures were many...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Literary Criticism - 1904 - 324 pages
...and atheism. We lie in the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us receivers of its truth anc? organs of its activity. When we discern justice, when...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all philosophy is at fault....
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The Essay on Self-reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Self-reliance - 1905 - 51 pages
...the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us organs of its activity and receivers of its truth. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all metaphysics, all...
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Centenary Edition [of the Writings of Theodore Parker], Volume 8

Theodore Parker - 1907
...the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us organs of its activity and receivers of its truth. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all metaphysics, all...
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The Works of Theodore Parker: The American scholar

Theodore Parker - 1907
...the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us organs of its activity and receivers of its truth. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes, all metaphysics, all philosophy...
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Essays and English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - England - 1909 - 493 pages
...the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us organs of its activity and receivers of its truth. When we discern justice, when we discern truth, we...nothing of ourselves, but allow a passage to its beams. If we ask whence this comes, if we seek to pry into the soul that causes all metaphysics, all philosophy...
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