It is quite true about modernity. Messages of sympathy reached me from all who had still affection for me.
Small; little; insignificant; mean; -- Same as Petty. An early photographic process invented by Nicephore Niepce, and still used in photo-engraving. But whether or not the Phrygian Faun was silent, I cannot be. To stand or rest; to find support; -- with in, on, or upon.
A week later, I am transferred here. The act of affirming or asserting as true; assertion; -- opposed to negation or denial. Extreme or sudden and causeless; unreasonable; -- said of fear or fright; as, panic fear, terror, alarm.
Cut into distinct parts, by incisions which reach the midrib; -- said of a leaf. Completion; -- opposed to start, or beginning. That which is the very keynote of romantic art was to him the proper basis of natural life. And if life be, as it surely is, a problem to me, I am no less a problem to life.
Once at least in his life each man walks with Christ to Emmaus. As we discussed in class, Hawthorne tries to make the Puritans look bad. Something added to a coat of arms, as a mark of honor; -- opposed to abatement. Since his coming the history of each separate individual is, or can be made, the history of the world.
A rare metallic element associated with several other rare elements in the mineral gadolinite from Ytterby in Sweden. Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.
That is not such a tragic thing as possibly it sounds to you. It is said to be the largest annual cash prize for literary criticism in the English language. Linnaeus fell on his knees and wept for joy when he saw for the first time the long heath of some English upland made yellow with the tawny aromatic brooms of the common furze; and I know that for me, to whom flowers are part of desire, there are tears waiting in the petals of some rose.
The act or process of breathing out, or forcing air from the lungs through the nose or mouth; as, respiration consists of inspiration and expiration; -- opposed to inspiration.
To take counsel with one's self; to weigh the arguments for and against a proposed course of action; to reflect; to consider; to hesitate in deciding; -- sometimes with on, upon, about, concerning.
I did it to the full, as one should do everything that one does. A variety of bacterium; a microscopic, rod-shaped vegetable organism. The popular depiction for the word Reactionary gives the definition - an extreme conservative; an opponent of progress or liberalism.
A more in-depth amplification is once again found in Wikipedia. “Reactionary (or reactionist) is a political epithet typically applied to extreme ideological.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (—) In his lifetime, Ralph Waldo Emerson became the most widely known man of letters in America, establishing himself as a prolific poet, essayist, popular lecturer, and an advocate of social reforms who was nevertheless suspicious of reform and reformers.
(January 19, – October 7, ) was an American writer, poet, editor and literary critic --from the American Romantic Movement.
Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story. The red banner, which has always stood for liberty, frightens the executioners because it is so red with our blood.
[ ] Those red and black banners wave over us mourning our dead and wave over our hopes for the dawn that is breaking. 3 After the doings of the land of Egypt, wherein ye dwelt, shall ye not do: and after the doings of the land of Canaan, whither I bring you, shall ye not do: neither shall ye walk in their ordinances.
7 The nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother, shalt thou not uncover: she is thy. American Renaissance.
The authors who began to come to prominence in the s and were active until about the end of the Civil War—the humorists, the classic New Englanders, Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, and others—did their work in a new spirit, and their achievements were of a new sort.Individualism in the scarlet letter