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" Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work : but the things of life are the same to both : the sum total of both is the same. Why all this deference to Alfred, and... "
Standard Stenography: Being Taylor's Shorthand - Page 48
by Alfred Janes - 1882 - 64 pages
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Emerson's Complete Works: Essays. 1st series

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work; but the things of life...to-day as followed their public and renowned steps. When private men shall act with original views, the lustre will be transferred from the actions of...
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Complete Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1900
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work ; but the things of life...to-day as followed their public and renowned steps. When private men shall act with original views, the lustre will be transferred from the actions of...
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Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small animal to destroy it. Space exists to divide creatures ; but by are the same. Why all this deference to Alfred, and Scanderbeg, and Gustavus? Suppose they were virtuous...
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Emerson's complete works [ed. by J.E. Cabot]. Riverside ed, Volume 2

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1884
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work ; but the things of life...to-day as followed their public and renowned steps. When private men shall act with original views, the lustre will be transferred from the actions of...
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Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American literature - 1888 - 351 pages
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work ; but the things of life...to-day, as followed their public and renowned steps. When private men shall act with original views, the lustre will be transferred from the actions of...
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Essays, Volume 2

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American literature - 1888
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work ; but the things of life...Why all this deference to Alfred and Scanderbeg and Grustavus ? Suppose they were virtuous ; did they wear out virtue ? As great a stake depends on your...
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The American Scholar: Self-reliance. Compensation

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Learning and scholarship - 1893 - 108 pages
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work ; but the things of life...total of both is the same. Why all this deference to Alfred,2 and Scanderbeg,3 and Gustavus?4 Suppose they were virtuous ; did they wear out virtue ? As...
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Literary Interpretations, Or, A Guide to the Teaching and Reading of ...

Literature - 1896 - 204 pages
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work ; but the things of life...to-day as followed their public and renowned steps. When private men shall act with original views, the lustre will be transferred from the actions of...
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Select American Classics: Being Selections from Irving's Sketch Book and ...

American essays - 1896
...same to both ; the sum total of both is the same. Why all this deference to Alfred,2 and Scanderbeg,3 and Gustavus?* Suppose they were virtuous ; did they...to-day, as followed their public and renowned steps. When private men shall act with original views, the luster will be transferred from the actions of...
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Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1899
...Kingdom and lordship, power and estate, are a gaudier vocabulary than private John and Edward in a small house and common day's work; but the things of life are the same to both; the sum-total of both is the same. Why all this deference to Alfred, and Scanderbeg, and Gustavus ? Suppose...
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