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" There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better for worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing... "
Memories and Studies - Page 25
by William James - 1911 - 411 pages
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English Grammar for the Common School

Jonathan Rigdon - English language - 1896 - 266 pages
...; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself, for better or for worse, as his portion ; that, though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till, — Emerson. Words learned by rote a parrot may rehearse, But talking is not...
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Literary Interpretations, Or, A Guide to the Teaching and Reading of ...

Literature - 1896 - 204 pages
...ignorance ; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better for worse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what...
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The Pacific Monthly: A Magazine of Education and Progress, Volume 13

William Bittle Wells, Lute Pease - West (U.S.) - 1905
...ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better or worse as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. — Emerson. For everything you have missed, you have gained something else;...
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Don't-worry Nuggets: Epictetus, Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Eliot, Robert ...

Quotations - 1899 - 118 pages
...ignorance ; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better for worse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work and done...
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Essays of Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1899
...ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what...
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Bulletin

Education, Secondary - 1901
...suicide ; that he must take \imself, for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide unirerse is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but ;hrough his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given him to till. Select from the above...
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History, Self-reliance, Nature, Spiritual Laws, The American Scholar

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1902 - 180 pages
...ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better for \vorse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows \vhat...
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Introductory Lessons in English Literature: For High Schools and Academies

Israel C. McNeill, Samuel Adams Lynch - English literature - 1901 - 376 pages
...; that so imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better or for worse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil on that plot of ground which is given him to till. The power which 35 resides in him is new in nature,...
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So this Then is the Essay on Self-reliance

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Self-reliance - 1902 - 46 pages
...ignorance ; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
...ignorance ; that imitation is suicide ; that he must take himself for better for worse as his portion ; that though the wide universe is full of good, no...through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what...
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