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" Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright; he dares not say "I think," "I am," but quotes some saint or sage. "
Routine and Ideals: By Le Baron Russell Briggs - Página 79
de Le Baron Russell Briggs - 1904 - 232 páginas
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American Philosophy and the Romantic Tradition

Russell B. Goodman, Professor of Philosophy Russell B Goodman - 1990 - 162 páginas
...provocative paper "Being Odd, Getting Even: Threats to Individuality."35 The passage in question is this one: "Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright;...not say 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage."36 Once he points it out, one must be struck, as Cavell is, by the seeming allusion to Descartes's...
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Entropy and the Magic Flute

Harold J. Morowitz - 1993 - 224 páginas
...taxonomic know-nothingness. More likely she was restating in her own syntax Ralph Waldo Emerson's thought: Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright; he dares not say "I think," or "I am," but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing rose....
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Cohesion and Dissent in America

Carol Colatrella, Joseph Alkana - 1994 - 252 páginas
...out actively to inherit, in a specially American way, in "Self -Reliance," when he says, for example, "Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright;...not say 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage."13 For Cavell the "pivot on which skepticisms turns" is not in the potential answers that such...
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The American Face of Edgar Allan Poe

Shawn James Rosenheim, Stephen Rachman, Associate Professor of English and Director of the American Studies Program Stephen Rachman - 1995 - 364 páginas
...into "Self-Reliance" is anything but veiled. At the center of the essay is a paragraph that begins: "Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright;...'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage" (Emerson 1960, 157). It is my impression that readers of Emerson have not been impressed by this allusion,...
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Critical Environments: Postmodern Theory and the Pragmatics of the "outside"

Cary Wolfe - 1998 - 175 páginas
...Descartes in "Self-Reliance" assumes new significance: "Man is timid and apologetic," Emerson writes; "he is no longer upright; he dares not say 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage." For Cavell, the power and rigor of Emerson's revision of the Cartesian proof of selfhood is that it...
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Alexandria 5: Cosmology, Philosophy, Myth, and Culture, Volume 5

David Fideler - 2000 - 471 páginas
...it elsewhere, "Shakespeare will never be made by the study of Shakespeare. "42 The problem is that "man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright;...not say 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage."4. Yet contrary to this intellectual timidity, Emerson holds that There is one mmd common to...
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Emerson, Thoreau, and the Role of the Cultural Critic

Sam McGuire Worley - 2001 - 174 páginas
...selfconsciousness, "Cogito ergo sum." Emerson's unacknowledged allusion to Descartes in the passage, "Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright;...'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage," ironically undermines itself, for in this very statement Emerson is paraphrasing another writer, a...
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Nietzsche's Postmoralism: Essays on Nietzsche's Prelude to Philosophy's Future

Richard Schacht - 2001 - 264 páginas
...They hide themselves behind customs and opinions." (SE p. 127) (4b) Man is timid and apologetic. ... He dares not say "I think," "I am," but quotes some saint or sage. ("Self-reliance," p. 270) SE and "Self-Reliance" share numerous such pairs of twins. This is not something...
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Emerson and Self-reliance

George Kateb - 2002 - 221 páginas
...self-reliance lies in independent being, doing, or acting. After lamenting everyone's timidity and apology ("he dares not say 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage"), Emerson says: These roses under my window make no reference to former roses or to better ones; they...
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Emerson's Transcendental Etudes

Stanley Cavell, David Justin Hodge - 2003 - 277 páginas
...into "Self- Reliance" is anything but veiled. At the center of the essay is a paragraph that begins: "Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright;...'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage." It is my impression that readers of Emerson have not been impressed by this allusion, or repetition,...
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