Nature: Addresses/Lectures (1849)

Emerson's Writings Nature Addresses And Lectures

Lectures

Lectures

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Addresses

Addresses The American Scholar The American Scholar An Oration delivered before the Phi Beta Kappa Society, at Cambridge, August 31, 1837 Mr. President and Gentlemen, I greet you on the re-commencement of our literary year. Our anniversary is one of hope, and, perhaps, not enough of labor. The American Scholar (The Complete Essay) Divinity School Address Divinity School Address Delivered before the Senior Class in Divinity College, Cambridge, Sunday Evening, July 15, 1838 In this refulgent summer, it has been a luxury to draw the breath of life. The grass grows, the buds burst, the meadow is spotted with fire and gold in the tint of flowers. Read More Literary Ethics Literary Ethics An Oration delivered before the Literary Societies of Dartmouth College, July 24, 1838…

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Nature

Ralph Waldo Emerson Nature Nature A subtle chain of countless rings The next unto the farthest brings; The eye reads omens where it goes, And speaks all languages the rose; And, striving to be man, the worm Mounts through all the spires of form.

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