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" It is not words only that are emblematic; it is things which are emblematic. Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact. Every appearance in nature corresponds to some state of the mind, and that state of the mind can only be described by presenting... "
Orations, Lectures and Essays - Página 25
de Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1866 - 290 páginas
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Ezra Pound and Europe

International Ezra Pound Conference (14 : 1991 : Tirolo di Merano) - 1993 - 242 páginas
...appearance in nature corresponds to some state of mind, and mat state of mind can only he descrihed by presenting that natural appearance as its picture....a firm man is a rock, a learned man is a torch. A Iamb is innocence; a snake is subtle spite; flowers express to us the delicate affections. Light and...
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The New England Milton: Literary Reception and Cultural Authority in the ...

Kevin P. Van Anglen - 1993 - 255 páginas
...words only that are emblematic: it is things which are emblematic. Every fact in outward nature answers to some state of the mind and that state of the mind can only be described by presenting that natural fact as a picture" (Early Lectures, t, 220). For him, this truth is equally manifested by Milton's...
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Noguchi East and West

Dore Ashton - 1993 - 331 páginas
...directly to the young artist — for example, such observations as "Every fact in outward nature answers to some state of the mind and that state of the mind can only be described by presenting the natural fact as a picture." Although in later years Noguchi's views would expand and deepen, his...
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The Emerson Effect: Individualism and Submission in America

Christopher Newfield, Professor Christopher Newfield - 1996 - 278 páginas
...distinct levels of being: 1. Every word is originally "borrowed from some material appearance." 2. Every "state of the mind can only be described by presenting that natural appearance as its picture."50 3. "A [material] Fact is the end or last issue of spirit."51 Decades later, and in a metamorphized...
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Catastrophe and Imagination: English and American Writings from 1870 to 1950

John McCormick - 1954 - 327 páginas
...things which are emblematic. Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact. Every appearance in nature corresponds to some state of the mind, and...described by presenting that natural appearance as its picture.2 Nature, then, is of overwhelming importance in the history of American prose, both in retrospect...
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The Aesthetics of Enchantment in the Fine Arts, Volume 65

M. Kronegger, Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka - 2000 - 324 páginas
...things which are emblematic. Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact. Every appearance in nature corresponds to some state of the mind, and...presenting that natural appearance as its picture" (8). Words, or the symbols of language, have a spiritual essence behind them, for Emerson, just like...
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Conservation Reconsidered: Nature, Virtue, and American Liberal Democracy

Charles T. Rubin - 2000 - 254 páginas
...point: nature is a source of moral norms. "Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact. . . . An enraged man is a lion, a cunning man is a fox, a firm man is a rock" (20). Nature is open to and suggests such correspondence no less than it suggests how it might be used...
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From Virgin Land to Disney World: Nature and Its Discontents in the USA of ...

Bernd Herzogenrath - 2001 - 432 páginas
..."Every appearance in nature," wrote Emerson, "corresponds to some state of mind, and that state of mind can only be described by presenting that natural appearance as its picture" (Whicher 32). When in the 1960s a new generation rejected their parents' fear of nature, their return...
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Sight & Sound

Frank Mehring - 2001 - 189 páginas
...Niederschlag findet. „Every appearance in naiure corresponds to some state of mind, and that state of mind can only be described by presenting that natural appearance as its picture." 159 Natur offenbart sich zugleich als Manifestation des von dem Betrachter unabhängigen Absoluten...
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Emerson and Self-reliance

George Kateb - 2002 - 221 páginas
...things and human thoughts" (p. 22), but then he contents himself with such illustrations as these: "An enraged man is a lion, a cunning man is a fox, a firm man is a rock, a learned man is a torch." Nature becomes a repository of analogies that anyone can make but that are easily seen for what they...
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