Published September 15, 2006
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||16|
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Self-Reliance () Emerson is the seminal intellectual, philosophical voice of the nineteenth century in America. Although readers today may find his thought slightly facile, even unrealistic--times do change--his influence among his contemporaries and those who followed immediately after him was enormous. Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles said, “Only when we are self-reliant can we truly emulate the Savior in serving and blessing others” (“A Gospel Vision of Welfare: Faith in Action,” in Basic Principles of Welfare and Self-Reliance [booklet, ], 2). “Self-control,” Family Home Evening Resource Book (), “Self-control,” Family Home Evening Resource Book, Self-control. See that ye bridle all your passions, that ye may be filled with love; see that ye refrain from idleness. Emerson wrote “Self-Reliance” in The United States had won the Revolutionary War only 65 years earlier, and the Constitution had existed for just 52 years. In other words, the United States was still a very young nation, and Emerson shared with many other American writers and thinkers a preoccupation with finding and creating a uniquely American culture, one that was not so dependent.
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