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" An institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as, Monachism, of the Hermit Antony ; the Reformation, of Luther ; Quakerism, of Fox ; Methodism, of Wesley ; Abolition, of Clarkson. Scipio, Milton called " the height of Rome " ; and all history resolves... "
Essays - Page 55
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
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Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1808 - 120 pages
...as a procession. A man Caesar is born, and for ages after, we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as, the Reformation, of Luther ; Quakerism, of Fox ; Methodism, of Wesley ; Abolition, of Clarkson. Scipio,...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Thomas Carlyle - 1841 - 371 pages
...Ceesar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so QTOW and cleave to his genius, that he is confounded with...institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as, the Reformation, of Luther ; Quakerism, of Fox ; Methodism, of Wesley ; Abolition, of Clarkson. Scipio,...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Essays - 1841 - 303 pages
...as a procession. A man Caesar is born, and for ages after, we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...is confounded with virtue and the possible of man. fin institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as, the Reformation, of Luther ; Quakerism, of...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 5

1845
...American writer has finely said on the subject : " An institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as the Reformation of Luther ; Quakerism of Fox ; Methodism of Wesley ; Abolition of Clarkson." This lecture will teach, not so much what is unlearned, as that which, having been learned, is partially...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
...train of clients. A man Cfesar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...; and all history resolves itself very easily into tha biography nf a few- EtOUt and oanicat persons. Let a man then know his worth, and keep things under...
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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848
...steps as a procession. A man Csesar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...institution is the lengthened shadow of one man : as the Reformation, of Luther; Quakerism, of Fox; Methodism, of Wesley; Abolition, of Clarkson. Scipio,...
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Essays, lectures, and orations

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848
...steps as a procession. A man Caesar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...that he is confounded with virtue and the possible of roan. An institution is the lengthened shadow of one man; as, the Reformation, of Luther; Quakerism,...
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Twelve Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1849 - 261 pages
...steps as a procession. A man Casar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as the Reformation of Luther ; Quakerism of Fox ; Methodism of Wesley; Abolition of Clarkson. Scipio,...
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Twelve essays [comprising Essays, 1st ser.].

Ralph Waldo [essays] Emerson - 1849
...as a procession. A man Cffisar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...institution is the lengthened shadow of one man ; as the Reformation of Luther; Quakerism of FOXJ Methodism of Wesley ; Abolition of Clarkson. Scipio, Milton...
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Essays: first series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1852 - 333 pages
...train of clients. A man Caesar is born, and for ages after we have a Roman Empire. Christ is born, and millions of minds so grow and cleave to his genius,...is confounded with virtue and the possible of man. Aijjnstitution is the" lengthened, shadow of one man ; as, Monachism, o'f the Hermit Antony ; the Reformation,...
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