Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Born: January 01, 1970

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: The works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Taylor & Francis

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Earth laughs in flowers.”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Source/Notes: Essays and Poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson (2004 edition), Spark Educational Publishing - ISBN: 9781593080761
Source/Notes: The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson (2009 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307419910
Source/Notes: Progress of Culture (see also: Art). - Letters and Social Aims (1876)

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