Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide by our own spontaneous expression with good humored inflexibility whether the whole cry of voices is on the other side.


Select Essays and Poems (ed. 1808)

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Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide by our own spontaneous expression with good humored...

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Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide by our own spontaneous expression with good humored...

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Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide by our own spontaneous expression with good humored...

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Great works of art have no more affecting lesson for us than this. They teach us to abide by our own spontaneous expression with good humored...