Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

In the first place, all books that get fairly into the vital air of the world were written by the successful class, by the affirming and advancing class, who utter what tens of thousands feel though they cannot say.


Centenary Edition (ed. 1922)

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In the first place, all books that get fairly into the vital air of the world were written by the successful class, by the affirming and advancing...

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In the first place, all books that get fairly into the vital air of the world were written by the successful class, by the affirming and advancing...

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In the first place, all books that get fairly into the vital air of the world were written by the successful class, by the affirming and advancing...

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In the first place, all books that get fairly into the vital air of the world were written by the successful class, by the affirming and advancing...