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http://classicpenguin.tumblr.com/post/126339021699/ralph-waldo-emerson-nature-monday-first-lines So now I need to decide how to spend the rest of my Monday.

Predating the Beatles

Whitman makes his case boldly and enthusiastically in the first three lines of Song of Myself > I celebrate myself, and sing myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging


In this, at least, I am like Emerson. > "I cannot remember the books I've read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me." - Ralph Waldo Emerson


This post at The Philosopher's Mail [http://thephilosophersmail.com/perspective/the-importance-of-staring-out-the-window/] — > We tend to reproach ourselves for staring out of the window. You are supposed to be working, or studying, or ticking off