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June 07, 2022
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Adopt the pace of nature: Her secret is patience.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson was an essayist and lecturer, a poet philosopher, and an activist abolitionist. He also led the transcendentalist movement — a philosophical movement that gained traction along the East Coast of the United States in the 1820s. The core of transcendentalism is a belief in the inherent goodness of people and, even more importantly, of nature; further, transcendentalists believed in self-reliance, intuition, and divinity in everyday life. "Nature," which Emerson published in 1836, was a foundational and informational essay espousing the tenets of his philosophical and spiritual movement. This quote — a celebration of the natural order — is a reminder that time heals all wounds, but it takes wisdom and patience to get there.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Nature

Between Man and Nature
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Nature is one of writer and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson's classics, originally published in 1836. In this work, Emerson identifies, and then tries to solve, various cha...Read More
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