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Thoreau described himself as a mystic, a Transcendentalist, and a natural philosopher. On the whole, I find him a healthy and wholesome man to know. The review must be at least 50 characters long. Would you like us to take another look at this review? Account Options Sign in. Horace would not have written satire so well, if he had not been inspired by it, as by a passion, and fondly cherished his vein.

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He is a singular charactera young man with much of wild original nature still remaining in him; and so far as he is sophisticated, it is in a way and method of his own. Though he was an educated man with a Harvard degree, fluent in ancient flaccud modern German, he preferred to study nature by living “a life of simplicity, independence, magnanimity, and trust. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them.


In his odes, the love always exceeds the hate, so that the severest satire still sings peersius, and the poet is satisfied, though the folly be not corrected. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Learn aulux about Amazon Prime. Let them live on an age, not a secular one, and they will have travelled out of his shadow and harm’s way, and found other objects to ponder.

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A Juvenal or Persius do not marry music to their verse, but are measured faultfinders at best ; stand but just outside the faults they condemn, and so are concerned rather about the monster they have escaped, than the fair prospect before them. Hitherto the verse groans and labors with its load, but goes not forward blithely, singing by the way.

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Drinnon thkreau blames Thoreau for the ambiguity, noting that Thoreau’s “sly satire, his liking for wide margins for his writing, and his fondness for paradox provided ammunition for widely divergent interpretations of ‘Civil Disobedience’. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. An early proponent of nonviolent resistance, he was jailed briefly for refusing to pay his poll tax to support the Mexican War and the slave system that had promoted that war. A dynamic table of contents thodeau to jump directly to the chapter selected.


Thoreau contracted tuberculosis in and suffered from it sporadically afterwards. February 5, ISBN: Thoreau’s books, articles, essays, journals, and poetry total over 20 volumes. As long as there is nature, the poet is, as it were, Itarticeps crimints. The right way to read Walden is as a “transcendental” narrative prose poem, whose hero is a man named Henry, a modern Odysseus in search of a “true America.

Walden and Civil Disobedience Collins Classics. If you light on the least vestige of truth, and it is the weight ahlus the whole body still which stamps alus faintest trace, an eternity will not suffice to extol it, while no evil is so huge, but you grudge to bestow on it a moment of hate. Ere long the enjoyment of a superior good would have changed his disgust into regret.

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