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" Crossing a bare common in snow puddles at twilight under a clouded sky, without having in my thoughts any occurrence of special good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. I am glad to the brink of fear. "
Essays, Lectures and Orations - Seite 194
von Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 Seiten
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Homiletic Review, Band 78

1919
...fourcorner that would emulate Boston. For God is not far from each one of us. Emerson put it thus: "Crossing a bare common in snow-puddles, at twilight...exhilaration. Almost I fear to think how glad I am." There are many things which should be emphasized in these difficult times, many things which should...
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A Treasury of English Prose

Logan Pearsall Smith - 1920 - 237 Seiten
...IN good health, the air is a cordial of incredible virtue. Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. I am glad to the brink of fear. Ibid. ROSES and violets renew their race like oaks, and flights of...
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Essays and Poems of Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1921 - 525 Seiten
...occurrence of special good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. I am glad to the brink of fear. In the woods too, a man casts off his years, as the...snake his slough, and at what period soever of life, always is a child. In the woods, is perpetual youth. Within these plantations of God, a decorum and...
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Present-day Essays

Edwin Van Berghen Knickerbocker - 1923 - 348 Seiten
...life-currents absorbed by what is given. "Crossing a bare common," says Emerson, "in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. I am glad to the brink of fear." Life is always worth living, if one have such responsive sensibilities....
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Authority and Alliance in the Letters of Henry Adams

Joanne Jacobson - 1992 - 161 Seiten
...Emerson's famous passage appears in his 1836 essay Nature: "Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...my thoughts any occurrence of special good fortune, 1 have enjoyed perfect exhilaration. 1 am glad to the brink of fear. ... all mean egotism vanishes....
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Citizenship: Critical Concepts, Band 2

Bryan S. Turner, Peter Hamilton - 1994 - 482 Seiten
...unfortunate consequences for any mere earthly attachments: "Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. I am glad to the brink of fear .... I become a transparent eye-ball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents...
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Reimagining Thoreau

Robert Milder, Professor of English Robert Milder - 1995 - 237 Seiten
...in the cadences of the prose: "Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a cloudy sky, without having in my thoughts any occurrence...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration" (CW I, 10). The differences are also telling. Where Emerson is passive and wholly spiritual, a bodiless...
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This Sacred Earth: Religion, Nature, Environment

Roger S. Gottlieb - 1996 - 673 Seiten
...In good health, the air is a cordial of incredible virtue. Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. I am glad to the brink of fear. In the woods too, a man casts off his years, as the snake his slough,...
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Aspects of Modernism: Studies in Honour of Max Nänny

Andreas Fischer, Martin Heusser, Thomas Herrmann - 1997 - 328 Seiten
...notions, holds true for Cummings' thinking, as well 8 Cf. Nature: Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. ... I become a transparent eye-ball. I am nothing. I see all. The currents of the Universal Being circulate...
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From Emerson to King: Democracy, Race, and the Politics of Protest

Anita Haya Patterson - 1997 - 272 Seiten
...synechdochical of the body, may also be collectively owned. Crossing a bare common, in snow puddles, at twilight, under a clouded sky, without having in...good fortune, I have enjoyed a perfect exhilaration. 1 am glad to the brink of fear. In the woods, too, a man casts off his years, as the snake his slough,...
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