Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Born: May 25, 1803

Died: April 27, 1882

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, lecturer, 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 the United States.

Source/Notes: Lectures and Biographical Sketches (2004 edition), Kessinger Publishing - ISBN: 9780766189195
Source/Notes: The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Comprising His Essays, Lectures, Poems, and Orations (1866 edition), [s.n.]

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Source/Notes: Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson (2010 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781607786931
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Children are all foreigners.”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Source/Notes: 25 September 1839. - Journals (1822–1863)
Source/Notes: The works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Taylor & Francis

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Source/Notes: Natural Abundance: Ralph Waldo Emerson's Guide to Prosperity (2011 edition), Simon and Schuster - ISBN: 9781451613001