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" ... to obtain it. It puts to rest many questions which he would otherwise be taxed to answer; while the only new question which it puts is the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities... "
Wendell Berry: Life and Work - Page 2
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A Yankee in Canada: With Anti-slavery and Reform Papers

Henry David Thoreau - Civil disobedience - 1866 - 286 pages
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodiaus according to their condition. " Show me the tribute-money," said...
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Anti-slavery and Reform Papers

Henry David Thoreau - Slavery - 1890 - 141 pages
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...his culture when he is rich is to endeavor to carry outi those schemes which he entertained when he was poor.' Christ answered the Herodians according...
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The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Volume 10

Henry David Thoreau - 1893
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodians according to their condition. "Show me the tribute-money," said...
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Miscellanies

Henry David Thoreau - 1893
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodians according to their condition. "Show me the tribute-money," said...
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The Writings of Henry David Thoreau: With Bibliographical ..., Volume 10

Henry David Thoreau - 1893
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodians according to their condition. "Show me the tribute-money," said...
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Miscellanies

Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1898 - 429 pages
...- ; spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are v 'diminished in proportion as what are called the "means...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodians according to their condition. "Show me the tribute-money," said...
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Stand Still Like the Hummingbird

Henry Miller - Fiction - 1962 - 194 pages
...necessities he found adequate means for the enjoyment of life. "The opportunities of living," he pointed out, "are diminished in proportion as what are called the 'means' are increased." He was at home in Nature, where man belongs. He held communion with bird and beast, with plant and...
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Liberty and the Great Libertarians: An Anthology on Liberty, a Hand-book of ...

Charles T. Sprading - Libertarianism - 1913 - 540 pages
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodians according to their condition. "Show Me the tribute-money," said...
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The Natural Man: Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau - Literary Criticism - 1978 - 137 pages
...man and his objects and obtains them for him; and it was certainly no great virtue to obtain it. ... The best thing a man can do for his culture when he...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Miscellanies, "Civil Disobedience" Merely to come into the world the heir of a fortune is not...
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The Essays of Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 248 pages
...the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it. Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet. The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion...out those schemes which he entertained when he was poor. Christ answered the Herodians according to their condition. "Show me the tribute-money," said...
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