Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

All poets have signalized their consciousness of rare moments when they were superior to themselves, -when a light, a freedom, a power came to them which lifted them to performances far better than they could reach at other times.


Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson (ed. 1880)

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All poets have signalized their consciousness of rare moments when they were superior to themselves, -when a light, a freedom, a power came to them...

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All poets have signalized their consciousness of rare moments when they were superior to themselves, -when a light, a freedom, a power came to them...

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All poets have signalized their consciousness of rare moments when they were superior to themselves, -when a light, a freedom, a power came to them...

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All poets have signalized their consciousness of rare moments when they were superior to themselves, -when a light, a freedom, a power came to them...