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" I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will. Solitude is not... "
The Writings of Henry David Thoreau - Página 212
de Henry David Thoreau - 1893
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Solitude: A Philosophical Encounter

Philip Koch - 1994 - 375 páginas
...incidental). 1. Physical Isolation? Can there be solitude in the presence of other people? Thoreau thought so: "The really diligent student in one of the crowded hives of Cambridge College is as solitary as a dervish in the desert." Or consider the meditative state attained by this ancient Taoist sage: Tzu-Ch'i...
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Walden: An Annotated Edition

Henry David Thoreau - 1995 - 338 páginas
...was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking...diligent student in one of the crowded hives of Cambridge 2 College is as solitary as a dervis in the desert. The farmer can work alone in the field or the woods...
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Simplify, Simplify and Other Quotations from Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau, Kevin P. Van Anglen - 1996 - 196 páginas
...Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 5, p. 27, Houghton Mifflin (1906). See also GOVERNMENT SOLITUDE A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will. Walden (1854), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 2, p. 150, Houghton Mifflin (1906). See...
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Wisdom Through the ages

Helen Granat - 1998 - 153 páginas
...was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking...•working is always alone, let him be where he will. HENRY DAVID THOREAU Joy and pleasure are to be found, not only in time spent with others, but in that...
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Uncommon Learning: Thoreau on Education

Henry David Thoreau - 1999 - 128 páginas
...throw one arch at least over the darker gulf of ignorance which surrounds us. "Reading," Walden, 108-10 Solitude is not measured by the miles of space that...crowded hives of Cambridge College is as solitary as a dervish in the desert. The farmer can work alone in the fields or the woods all day, hoeing or chopping,...
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Essays Before a Sonata, the Majority and Other Writings

Charles Ives - 1999 - 258 páginas
...to refer here to Spencer's essay on "The Origin and Function of Music." r "Solitude," Walden, 150: Solitude is not measured by the miles of space that intervene between a man and his fellows. • Henry James, Jr., in Nathaniel Hawthorne (London, 1879), p. 94. The men grass from Iceland that...
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The World that is the Book: Paul Auster's Fiction

Aliki Varvogli - 2001 - 184 páginas
...solitude is a state of mind, and the ghost of Thoreau comes back to haunt The Music of Chance, too: 'Solitude is not measured by the miles of space that intervene between a man and his fellows.' 41 In a rare moment of serenity, Nashe observes the natural world around him and notes the changing...
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The World that is the Book: Paul Auster's Fiction

Aliki Varvogli - 2001 - 184 páginas
...solitude is a state of mind, and the ghost of Thoreau comes back to haunt The Music of Chance, too: 'Solitude is not measured by the miles of space that intervene between a man and his fellows.'41 In a rare moment of serenity, Nashe observes the natural world around him and notes the...
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True Harvest: Readings from Henry David Thoreau for Every Day of the Year

Henry David Thoreau, Barry Andrews - 2005 - 289 páginas
...would produce. JOURNAL 1852 AUGUST 4 We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking...crowded hives of Cambridge College is as solitary as a dervish in the desert. The farmer can work alone in the field or the woods all day, hoeing or chopping,...
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Tracking Thoreau: Double-crossing Nature and Technology

John Dolis - 2005 - 231 páginas
...recuperates the function of solitude, whose operation retrieves the interval of dwelling at its source. If "[s]olitude is not measured by the miles of space that intervene between a man and his fellows," and if "[t]his whole earth which we inhabit is but a point in space," then "[w]hat sort of space is...
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