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" Go love thy infant; love thy woodchopper; be good-natured and modest; have that grace; and never varnish your hard, uncharitable ambition with this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home. "
Select Essays and Poems - Página 33
por Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1898 - 120 páginas
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The Trials of Anthony Burns: Freedom and Slavery in Emerson's Boston

Albert J. Von Frank, Emeritus Professor of English and American Studies Albert J Von Frank - 1998 - 409 páginas
...cannot be driven or will not go. Compare Emerson's comment in "SelfReliance" on indiscriminate charity: "Your goodness must have some edge to it — else it is none"; Collected Works, 2: 30. 12. Thoreau likewise admired Higginson, but each was at first inclined to think...
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The Good Life

Charles B. Guignon - 1999 - 325 páginas
...this incredible tenderness for black folk a thousand miles off. Thy love afar is spite at home." Rough and graceless would be such greeting, but truth is...me. I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation. Expect...
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John Wayne: Actor, Artist, Hero

Richard D. McGhee - 1999 - 399 páginas
...understanding the character of John Wayne's romantic heroes, including the rough, hard side of those heroes: "Your goodness must have some edge to it — else it is none. The doctrine of hatred must he preached, as the counteraction of the doctrine of love, when that pules and whines. "24How Laurentian!...
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The Soul of Man, and Prison Writings

Oscar Wilde - 1999 - 224 páginas
...but has unscrambled them (pp. 122-3). my brothers: see Matt. 12: 47—50. See also Emerson's SR, 30: 'I shun father and mother and wife and brother, when my genius calls me.' bury his father: Matt. 8: 21—2. is wrong: Emerson in SR: 'Imitation is suicide' (27) ; 'Insist on...
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The Cambridge Companion to Ralph Waldo Emerson

Joel Porte, Saundra Morris - 1999 - 280 páginas
...altogether to make such a remark to a settled congregation that he would have to meet week after week. "I shun father and mother and wife and brother when my genius calls me," he might tell an audience in Indiana. Next week he would be in Michigan, and would never know whether...
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How We Got Here: The 70's: The Decade that Brought You Modern Life (For ...

David Frum - 2008 - 416 páginas
...no longer have real meaning for you in our crisis culture,"2 These were not, of course, new ideas. "I shun father and mother and wife and brother when my genius calls me," wrote Ralph Waldo Emerson before the Civil War. Nietzsche made a career out of the same thought in...
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Religion and Cultural Studies

Susan L. Mizruchi - 2001 - 269 páginas
...enslavement to culture. "Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love," he wrote in "Self-Reliance." "Your goodness must have some edge to it, else it...counteraction of the doctrine of love, when that pules and whines."6 Emerson's project, in simple terms, was to seed evangelicalism with romanticism: push beyond...
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Irresistible Dictation: Gertrude Stein and the Correlations of Writing and ...

Steven Meyer - 2003 - 480 páginas
...short, quite literally, by the changes in her writing. 25. Emerson famously wrote in "Self-Reliance," "I shun father and mother and wife and brother, when...me. I would write on the lintels of the doorpost, Whim. I hope it is somewhat better than whim at last, but we cannot spend the day in explanation" (EL,...
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Philosophy, Revision, Critique: Rereading Practices in Heidegger, Nietzsche ...

David Wittenberg - 2002 - 288 páginas
...nature"; "... the only right is what is after my constitution, the only wrong what is against it"; "I shun father and mother and wife and brother, when my genius calls me" (E, 262). In these assertions, as in the most polemical passages of Nietzsche's Ecce Homo, which I...
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Hanging Together: Unity and Diversity in American Culture

John Higham - 2001 - 336 páginas
...view of the individual, integration is an ethic of self-transformation — an Emersonian summons to "shun father and mother and wife and brother when my genius calls me." It teaches a rejection of one's origins and a contempt for those parts of the self that resist transformation....
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