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" Let us never bow and apologize more. A great man is coming to eat at my house. I do not wish to please him; I wish that he should wish to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront... "
Standard Stenography: Being Taylor's Shorthand - Page 47
by Alfred Janes - 1882 - 64 pages
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Essays - 1841 - 303 pages
...please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it 3 kind, I would made it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...Thinker and Actor moving wherever moves a man ; that a^truejnan belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre of things. Where he is, there is nature....
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 333 pages
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever a man works ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever a man works ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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Essays, First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1850 - 333 pages
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...times, and hurl in the face of custom, and trade, apd office, the fact which is the upshot of all history, that there is a great responsible Thinker...
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Essays [1st ser., ed.] with preface by T. Carlyle

Ralph Waldo [essays] Emerson - 1853
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever moves a man ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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The Lover's Seat: Kathemérina; Or, Common Things in Relation to Beauty ...

Kenelm Henry Digby - Conduct of life - 1856
...aptly and supple into their places ; they know their master, and the meanest of them glorifies him. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever moves a man ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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Essays: First Series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1856 - 333 pages
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever a man works ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1870
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever a man works ; that a true man belongs to no other time, or place, but is the centre...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: In Two Volumes, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever a man works ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American essays - 1876
...to please me. I will stand here for humanity, and though I would make it kind, I would make it true. Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity...that there is a great responsible Thinker and Actor working wherever a man works ; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre...
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