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" We have listened too long to the courtly muses of Europe. The spirit of the American freeman is already suspected to be timid, imitative, tame. "
Representative Men: Nature, Addresses and Lectures - Página 113
de Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883 - 648 páginas
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Studies in Poetry and Criticism

John Churton Collins - 1905 - 309 páginas
...suspected to be timid, imitative, tame. Public and private avarice make the air we breathe thick and fat. The mind of this country, taught to aim at low objects, eats upon itself. Young men of the fairest promise who begin life upon our shores, inflated by the mountain winds, shined...
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Select Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1907 - 245 páginas
...might of man belongs, by all motives, by all prophecy, by all preparation, to the American Scholar. We have listened too long to the courtly muses of...freeman is already suspected to be timid, imitative, 10 tame. Public and private avarice make the air we breathe thick and fat. The scholar is decent, indolent,...
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The Playhouse and the Play, and Other Addresses Concerning the Theatre and ...

Percy MacKaye - 1909 - 210 páginas
...might of man belongs, by all motives, by all prophecy, by all preparation, to the American Scholar. We have listened too long to the courtly muses of...private avarice make the air we breathe thick and fat. Young men of the fairest promise, who begin life upon our shores, inflated by the mountain winds, shined...
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Leading American Essayists

William Morton Payne - 1910 - 401 páginas
...Europe. The spirit of the American freeman is already suspected to be timid, imitative, tame. Politics and private avarice make the air we breathe thick...work for any but the decorous and the complaisant. ... Is it not the chief disgrace in the world, not to be an unit; not to be reckoned one character;...
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Leading American Essayists

William Morton Payne - 1910 - 401 páginas
...affirm it to be the crack of doom." The conclusion of this oration was marked by these ringing periods: "We have listened too long to the courtly muses of...is already suspected to be timid, imitative, tame. Politics and private avarice make the air we breathe thick and fat. The scholar is decent, indolent,...
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Select Essays and Addresses: Including The American Scholar

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1912 - 275 páginas
...might of man belongs, by all motives, by all prophecy, by all preparation'to the American Scholar. We have listened too long to the courtly muses of...spirit of the American freeman is already suspected to 25 be timid, imitative, tame. Public and private avarice make the air we breathe thick and fat. The...
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THE AMERICAN SCHOLAR SELF-RELIANCE COMPENSATION

RALPH WALDO EMERSON - 1911
...traits is the boy like the ancient Greeks? (Page 41, 1. 12.) 23. Do you know of any instances where "Public and private avarice make the air we breathe thick and fat"? (Page*45, 1. 14.) QUESTIONS AND TOPICS ON SELF-RELIANCE. 1. What do you think of Emerson's definition...
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William Lloyd Garrison

John Jay Chapman - 1913 - 278 páginas
...take a few sentences from Emerson's Phi Beta Kappa address: " The spirit of the American freeman is 44 already suspected to be timid, imitative, tame. Public...country, taught to aim at low objects, eats upon itself. . . . Young men of the fairest promise, who begin life upon our shores, inflated by the mountain winds,...
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Essays for College Men: 2d Series

1915 - 385 páginas
...might of man belongs, by all motives, by all prophecy, by all preparation, to the American Scholar. We have listened too long to the courtly muses of Europe. The spirit of tbe_Ainerican freeman -is. .alr^ead^ susp_ecied-io be timid, imitative, tame. Public and private avarice...
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The North American Review, Volume 213

1921
...declared by Emerson in his oration The American Scholar in 1837. " We," said the stalwart American, "have listened too long to the courtly muses of Europe....is already suspected to be timid, imitative, tame." But in no wise can Emerson be said to be the Jefferson of our intellectual independence. His is but...
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