• Ralph Waldo Emerson - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Waldo_Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society, and he disseminated his thoughts through dozens of published essays and more than 1,500 public lectures across ...
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    www.britannica.com/biography/Ralph-Waldo-Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson, American lecturer, poet, and essayist, the leading exponent of New England Transcendentalism, by which he gave direction to a religious, philosophical, and ethical movement that stressed belief in the spiritual potential of every person. Learn more about his life and beliefs in this article.
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    www.biography.com/writer/ralph-waldo-emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson was born on May 25, 1803, in Boston, Massachusetts. In 1821, he took over as director of his brother’s school for girls. In 1823, he wrote the poem "Good-Bye.”
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    www.brainyquote.com/authors/ralph-waldo-emerson-quotes Enjoy the best Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Poet, Born May 25, 1803. Share with your friends.
  • About Ralph Waldo Emerson | Academy of American Poets

    poets.org/poet/ralph-waldo-emerson American poet, essayist, and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson was born on May 25, 1803, in Boston, Massachusetts. After studying at Harvard and teaching for a brief time, Emerson entered the ministry. He was appointed to the Old Second Church in his native city, but soon became an unwilling preacher ...
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson (Author of Self-Reliance and Other Essays)

    www.goodreads.com/author/show/12080.Ralph_Waldo_Emerson in 1803, Ralph Waldo Emerson was born in Boston. Educated at Harvard and the Cambridge Divinity School, he became a Unitarian minister in 1826 at the Second Church Unitarian. The congregation, with Christian overtones, issued communion, something Emerson refused to do.
  • Poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson - poets.org

    poets.org/poems/ralph-waldo-emerson A list of poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson American poet, essayist, and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson was born in 1803 in Boston. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.
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    www.amazon.com/Ralph-Waldo-Emerson/.../B000AP7ZOO%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share Ralph Waldo Emerson believed that an appreciation of its vast natural resources would become the foundation of American culture. His assertion that human thought and actions proceed from nature, was a radical departure from the traditional European emphasis on domesticating nature to suit human needs.
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    www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/12080.Ralph_Waldo_Emerson 1588 quotes from Ralph Waldo Emerson: 'To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.', 'For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.', and 'Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) - Find A Grave Memorial

    www.findagrave.com/memorial/320/ralph-waldo-emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson lectured often and his subjects and messages resulted in publication of "Essays" and finally the most famous, "Self Reliance." He was productive for forty years, publishing his thoughts and philosophy in the forms of Essays, journals and poems and sayings. Tragedy continued in his life.