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The Gordon Readers - Page 129
by Emma K. Gordon - 1910
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When Duty Whispers Low

John J. Gobbell - Fiction - 2004 - 496 pages
...understanding, and compassion. JJG Newport Beach, California September 2001 WHEN DUTY WHISPERS LOW So nigh is grandeur to our dust So near is God to...whispers low, Thou must. The youth replies, I can! —RALPH WALDO EMERSON PROLOGUE 28 JANUARY 1943 HUMS MUSASHI TRUK ATOLL, CAROLINE ISLANDS His quarters...
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The Early Years of the Saturday Club: 1855-1870

Edward Waldo Emerson - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 608 pages
...sees aloft the red right arm Redress the eternal scales. l And, earlier in the poem, the lines, — So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can. In April of this year, Longfellow records the completion of a task, which he had resumed after years...
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An Eye for Hitchcock

Murray Pomerance - Performing Arts - 2004 - 306 pages
...maudlin stuff, and Mark's misquotation is certainly not one he is unaware of. The text he is quoting, So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, / can. refers to the youth, a generic, but quite definitive, character and also a set of duties that...
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Recipe for a Happy Life

Margaret of Navarre - Self-Help - 2004 - 64 pages
...ceased to play; Bot just keep a-ploddin' onward — For the road '11 turn some day. ___ — SELECTED, So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to man; When duty whispers low, " Thoa must I " The heart replies, " I can ! " . — EMBHSOST. How smooth the sea-beach pebbles are...
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Looking for Mr. Gilbert: The Reimagined Life of an African American

John Hanson Mitchell - Nature - 2005 - 278 pages
...of the veterans of the company, as well as William James, who in his remarks cited Emerson's lines "So nigh is grandeur to our dust So near is God to man." The monument and the ceremony of dedication were a final expression, James argued in his speech, of...
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The Little Giant Encyclopedia of Inspirational Quotes

Wendy Toliver - Reference - 2005 - 511 pages
...at my door. — Henrik Ibsen A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on. — Carl Sandburg So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...whispers low, Thou must. The youth replies, I can. — Ralph Waldo Emerson The number-one thing young people in America — indeed, young people around...
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A Year with Emerson: A Daybook

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Literary Collections - 2005 - 231 pages
...famous quatrains that Emerson wrote in 1863 in praise of Northern soldiers continues to be quoted today. So nigh is grandeur to our dust So near is God to...When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, / can. 4 In this letter he writes in 1861 to a friend- James Elliot Cabot, who would later become one...
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A Manual of Ethics

John S. Mackenzie - Philosophy - 2005 - 472 pages
...impossible for him to become anything but l Cf, the lines of Emerson— "So nigh is grandeur to onr dvwt, So near is God to man, When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, / can." * For this reason Kant even denies that love is a duty. See Meta* physic of Morals, section...
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Pragmatism: Critical Concepts in Philosophy, Volume 2

Russell B. Goodman - Pragmatism - 2005 - 382 pages
...The insight and creed from which Emerson's life followed can be best summed up in his own verse: — "So nigh is grandeur to our dust. So near is God to man!" 36 Through the individual fact there ever shone for him the effulgence of the Universal Reason. The...
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Emerson, Romanticism, and Intuitive Reason: The Transatlantic Light of All ...

Patrick J. Keane - Literary Collections - 2005 - 555 pages
...conversation with the invisible divine, expressing itself through individuals and particulars: — 'So nigh is grandeur to our dust, so near is God to man!' "21 The image of Spirit or Intellect "housing" itself in mortal men, an image that looks back to Coleridge's...
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