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daniella_hamill: @madelyn, @concepcion_hoppe: Power is in nature the essential measure of right
kaia_jerde: Corresponding abstract name /cc @nella_hackett, @madelyn, @vincent
delaney_ferry: @brook_metz: I do not readily remember any poem, play, sermon, novel, or oration, that our press vents in the last few years
mariana: this makes botany the most alluring of studies, and wins it from the farmer and the herb-woman :D /cc @terrell_senger, @florence_vonrueden
mariana: In nature every moment is new; the past is always swallowed and forgotten /cc @leon_greenfelder, @darrel_skiles, @madelyn
nella_hackett: @daniella_hamill, @madelyn: After graduating from college he taught school for a time, and then entered the Harvard Divinity School
hilton: Nothing can bring you peace but yourself
magali: @kaia_jerde, @florence_vonrueden: The universe is fluid and volatile
terrell_senger: These varieties are lost sight of at a little distance, at a little height of thought @emiliano_gaylord
kaia_jerde: If the gatherer gathers too much, nature takes out of the man what she puts into his chest, swells the estate, but kills the owner /cc
terrell_senger: @nella_hackett It's become commonplace to criticize the "Occupy" movement for failing to offer an alternative vision
delaney_ferry: Chaucer's chief work is the "Canterbury Tales," a series of stories told by pilgrims traveling /cc @concepcion_hoppe, @mariana, @daniella_hamill
concepcion_hoppe: The greatest of Italian poets, author of the Divina Commedia /cc @mariana
leta: Emerson here refers to the military operations carried on from 1808 to 1814 in Portugal, Spain, and ... /cc @terrell_senger, @darrel_skiles
emiliano_gaylord: If a man loses his balance and immerses himself in any trades or pleasures for their own sake, he may be a good wheel or pin, but he is ...
darrel_skiles: Society is a joint-stock company, in which the members agree, for the better securing of his bread to each shareholder /cc @concepcion_hoppe
emiliano_gaylord: The Colossus of Rhodes was a gigantic statue--over a hundred feet in height--of the Rhodian sun god /cc @daniella_hamill, @elmo
magali: @madelyn: He carried his powerful execution into minute details, to a hair point; finishes an eyelash or a dimple as firmly as he draws a...
darrel_skiles: Each new step we take in thought reconciles twenty seemingly discordant facts, as expressions of one law
lawson_brown: The pastures are full of ghosts for me, the morning woods full of angels /cc @emiliano_gaylord, @elmo
darrel_skiles: @lawson_brown, @brook_metz: Must we have a good understanding with one another's palates? as foolish people who have lived long together...
elmo: Each returns to his degree in the scale of good society, porcelain remains porcelain /cc @delaney_ferry, @magali, @terrell_senger
leta: The retribution in the circumstance is seen by the understanding; it is inseparable from the thing, but is often spread over a long time
lawson_brown: @leon_greenfelder: So, 'tis well; Never one object underneath the sun Will I behold before my Sophocles: Farewell; now teach the Romans ...
magali: The swindler swindles himself
concepcion_hoppe: @magali François Joseph Talma was a French tragic actor, to whom Napoleon showed favor
daniella_hamill: @cruz_rice, @brook_metz, @emiliano_gaylord: It was as a record of personal experiences that he wrote in his journal: "Shakespeare fills us...
elmo: @hilton: His manner was very quiet, his smile was pleasant, but he did not like explosive laughter any better than Hawthorne did
darrel_skiles: @cruz_rice, @leon_greenfelder, @hilton: "Blessed be nothing" and "The worse things are, the better they are" are proverbs ...
daniella_hamill: @leon_greenfelder: This old proverb is quoted by Sophocles
leta: Heroism feels and never reasons, and therefore is always right; and although a different breeding, different /cc @nella_hackett, @delaney_ferry
mariana: @kaia_jerde, @elmo: why?
daniella_hamill: @florence_vonrueden: Translated in the previous sentence
hilton: not sure about that /cc @emiliano_gaylord
madelyn: It began with Henry VII /cc @nella_hackett
madelyn: @darrel_skiles, @emiliano_gaylord, @nella_hackett: To ignorance and sin it is flint
leon_greenfelder: @mariana: The Shakspeare Society have inquired in all directions, advertised the missing facts, offered money for any information that will
vincent: A man is reputed to have thought and eloquence; he cannot, for all that, say a word to his cousin or his uncle
hilton: John Lydgate was an English poet who lived a generation later than Chaucer; in his _Troy Book_ and other poems he probably borrowed fro...
nella_hackett: @brook_metz: I see
florence_vonrueden: @aomame A Persian poet of the fourteenth century
vincent: @delaney_ferry, @kaia_jerde, @brook_metz: He recreates what he imitates
madelyn: The first in time and the first in importance of the influences upon the mind is that of nature /cc @emiliano_gaylord
florence_vonrueden: The blindness of the preacher consisted in deferring to the base estimate of the market of what constitutes a manly success /cc @hilton
delaney_ferry: @kaia_jerde, @terrell_senger: He claps wings to the sides of all the solid old lumber of the world, and I am capable once more of ...
leon_greenfelder: @mariana, @delaney_ferry: The work he is best known by is the exhaustive "Essay on the Human Understanding," in which he combated the theo...
kaia_jerde: We rapidly approach a brink over which no enemy can follow us /cc @nella_hackett, @terrell_senger, @madelyn
hilton: The stag in the fable admired his horns and blamed his feet, but when the hunter came, his feet saved him ... /cc @kaia_jerde
leon_greenfelder: In punishment for this Jupiter chained him to a rock and set an eagle to prey upon his liver /cc @nella_hackett
concepcion_hoppe: Each man's rank in that perfect graduation depends on some symmetry in his structure, or some agreement in ... /cc @nella_hackett, @leta
leon_greenfelder: Follow the path your genius traces like the galaxy of heaven for you to walk in /cc @leta, @cruz_rice
daniella_hamill: Jupiter, the supreme god of Roman mythology /cc @emiliano_gaylord, @madelyn
mariana: @nella_hackett: The same idea exalts conversation with him
cruz_rice: Information about the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation /cc @lawson_brown, @mariana
emiliano_gaylord: The prudence which secures an outward well-being is not to be studied by one set of men, whilst heroism /cc @nella_hackett, @florence_vonrueden
leta: Many economists say that what matters are questions like whether markets are competitive or monopolistic /cc @cruz_rice, @delaney_ferry, @leon_greenfelder
emiliano_gaylord: We can find these enchantments without visiting the Como Lake, or the Madeira Islands /cc @elmo, @lawson_brown, @vincent
elmo: A boy is in the parlor what the pit is in the playhouse; independent, irresponsible, looking out from his corner ... /cc @hilton, @magali
concepcion_hoppe: @vincent, @leon_greenfelder, @daniella_hamill: To refuse to discuss ideas such as types of capitalism deprives us of language
kaia_jerde: @emiliano_gaylord After every foolish day we sleep off the fumes and furies of its hours; and though we are always engaged with particulars...
hilton: You will find it interesting to read _Behavior_ in connection with this essay /cc @brook_metz
florence_vonrueden: @elmo, @kaia_jerde, @delaney_ferry: The swallow over my window should interweave that thread or straw he carries in his bill into my web ...
lawson_brown: @kaia_jerde, It is, for my money, a perfect opening: fast, funny, suspenseful
leon_greenfelder: @elmo But if we explore the literature of Heroism, we shall quickly come to Plutarch, who is its Doctor and historian
elmo: @lawson_brown? is a great happiness to get off without injury and heart-burning, from one who has had the ill luck to be ...
emiliano_gaylord: Our housekeeping is mendicant, our arts, our occupations, our marriages, our religion, we have not chosen, but society has chosen for us
leon_greenfelder: @madelyn: What is the end sought? Plainly to secure the ends of good sense and beauty, from the intrusion of deformity or vulgarity of ...
vincent: If I know your sect, I anticipate your argument /cc @madelyn
darrel_skiles: @nella_hackett, @mariana: Here is perfect representation, at last; and now let the world of figures sit for their portraits
darrel_skiles: @magali, @leta: But though we cannot find the god under this disguise of a sutler, yet, on the other hand, we cannot forgive the poet
nella_hackett: @cruz_rice: Were the ends of nature so great and cogent, as to exact this immense sacrifice of men?
delaney_ferry: @leon_greenfelder, @emiliano_gaylord, @mariana: A play by the German poet, Goethe, founded on the belief that the imprisonment of Tasso was...
delaney_ferry: That’s a nod to science fiction, where the archetypal marker of strangeness is two moons /cc @leon_greenfelder
cruz_rice: See note 53 @daniella_hamill, @emiliano_gaylord
florence_vonrueden: The Germans regard Goethe with the same veneration we accord to Shakespeare /cc @nella_hackett, @magali
brook_metz: This is fundamentally a detective story, albeit a distinctly heterodox one /cc @darrel_skiles, @madelyn
delaney_ferry: @lawson_brown: A preface or introduction