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" So much only of life as I know by experience, so much of the wilderness have I vanquished and planted, or so far have I extended my being, my dominion. I do not see how any man can afford, for the sake of his nerves and his nap, to spare any action in... "
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 2004 - 456 páginas
...it thought can never ripen into troth.—The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action part by, as a loss of power. It is the raw material out of which the intellect moulds her splendid products. A strange process, too, this by which experience is converted into thought as...
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Thoreau's Living Ethics: Walden and the Pursuit of Virtue

Philip Cafaro - 2010 - 288 páginas
...us, allows for personal growth, gives us something to say. A merely literary life is no life at all. "The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action past by, as a loss of power." And again: "Character is higher than intellect. Thinking is the function. Living is the functionary....
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Agent of Empire: William Walker and the Imperial Self in American Literature

Brady Harrison - 2004 - 238 páginas
...not less concerned with action than [Benjamin] Franklin. Not unlike the indefatigable Poor Richard, "The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action past by, as a loss of power." 28 Jehlen's Emerson looks inward in order to look outward, and while this moves us closer to my conception...
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Literature and Science: Social Impact and Interaction

John H. Cartwright, Brian Baker - 2005 - 471 páginas
...extended my being, my dominion. I do not see how any man can afford, for the sake of his nerves and his nap, to spare any action in which he can partake....discourse. Drudgery, calamity, exasperation, want, are instructers in eloquence and wisdom. The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action past by,...
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A Year with Emerson: A Daybook

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Richard Lee Grossman - 2005 - 231 páginas
...dominion. I do not see how any man can afford, for the sake of his nerves and his nap, to spare any action which he can partake. It is pearls and rubies to his...exasperation, want, are instructors in eloquence and wisdom. Lest we believe that Emerson's idealism carries him beyond the world's reality this eloquent celebration...
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The American Classics: A Personal Essay

Denis Donoghue - 2008 - 304 páginas
...they must be recluses, valetudinarians. On the contrary, Emerson declares for action in the world. "The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action past by, as a loss of power."16 In saying as much, Emerson had to resist his own disposition. He was not, by nature, given...
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Emerson, Romanticism, and Intuitive Reason: The Transatlantic Light of All ...

Patrick J. Keane - 2005 - 555 páginas
...our day, we repair to books, the lamps kindled by that light, we must be active. Since Man Thinking "grudges every opportunity of action past by, as a loss of power," there can be no "true scholar" without "the heroic mind." The "preamble of thought, the transition...
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Rising in the World, Or Architects of Fate

Orison Swett Marden - 2006 - 552 páginas
...ships. " I do not see," says Emerson, " how any man can afford, for the sake of his nerves and his nap, to spare any action in which he can partake....The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action passed by as a loss of power." Kossuth called himself " a tempest-tossed soul, whose eyes have been...
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Thoreau's Living Ethics: Walden and the Pursuit of Virtue

Philip Cafaro - 2006 - 272 páginas
...us, allows for personal growth, gives us something to say. A merely literary life is no life at all. "The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action past by, as a loss of power." And again: "Character is higher than intellect. Thinking is the function. Living is the functionary....
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Emerson: Political Writings

Kenneth S. Sacks - 2008 - 237 páginas
...extended my being, my dominion. I do not see how any man can afford, for the sake of his nerves and his nap, to spare any action in which he can partake....discourse. Drudgery, calamity, exasperation, want, are instructers in eloquence and wisdom. The true scholar grudges every opportunity of action past by,...
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