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Ralph Waldo Emerson's Self-Reliance : a modern-day interpretation of a self-help classic

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Ralph Waldo Emerson's Self-Reliance : a modern-day interpretation of a self-help classic
Title
Ralph Waldo Emerson's Self-Reliance
Title remainder
a modern-day interpretation of a self-help classic
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Andrew Holmes' interpretation of Self-reliance illustrates the timeless nature of Emerson's insights by bringing them to life through 52 modern case studies. This brilliant interpretation of Self-reliance is an entertaining accompaniment to one of the most famous books on strategy ever written
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Holmes, Andrew
Dewey number
158.1
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1638
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Infinite Success Series
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  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Self-reliance
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo / 1803-1882 / Self-reliance
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Self-reliance
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Ethics
Label
Ralph Waldo Emerson's Self-Reliance : a modern-day interpretation of a self-help classic
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Publication
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online resource
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Content category
text
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Front Page; Title page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Introduction; 1 Believe your own thought; 2 Believe what is true; 3 Speak your latent conviction; 4 Detect and watch that gleam of light; 5 In every work of genius we recognise our own rejected thoughts; 6 Envy is ignorance; 7 Imitation is suicide; 8 He must take himself for better, for worse; 9 It's always better to earn your living; 10 You'll never know until you've tried; 11 Do your best; 12 Trust thyself; 13 He gives an independent, genuine verdict; 14 But the man is, as it were, clapped into jail by his consciousness
  • 15 Sinking like darts into the ears of men16 These are the voices we hear in solitude; 17 Society everywhere; 18 It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs; 19 Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist; 20 Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind; 21 How easily we capitulate to badges and names ... ; 22 There is the man and his virtues; 23 My life is for itself and not for spectacle; 24 Few and mean as my gifts may be; 25 What I must do is all that concerns me, not what people think; 26 If I know your sect, I anticipate your argument
  • 27 This conformity makes them false28 The foolish face of praise; 29 For nonconformity the world whips you with its displeasure; 30 The power of the mob; 31 But why should you keep your head over your shoulder?; 32 With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to do; 33 Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood?; 34 The consistency of character; 35 Your genuine action will explain itself; 36 Greatness appeals to the future; 37 An institution is the lengthened shadow of one man; 38 We denote this primary wisdom as intuition; 39 Thoughtless people; 40 Past, present and future
  • 41 We must go it alone42 The power men possess to annoy me; 43 Whose expectations are they anyway?; 44 If you can love me for what I am, we shall be the happier; 45 Do what you say and say what you do; 46 The debilitating effect of fear; 47 With the exercise of self-trust, new powers shall appear; 48 Another sort of false prayers are our regrets; 49 Shakespeare will never be made by the study of Shakespeare; 50 The civilised man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet; 51 What you are is more important than what you have; 52 Nothing can bring you peace but yourself; Index
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712015629
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Extent
1 online resource (119 pages).
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online
Isbn
9781908189592
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(OCoLC)712015629
Label
Ralph Waldo Emerson's Self-Reliance : a modern-day interpretation of a self-help classic
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Front Page; Title page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Introduction; 1 Believe your own thought; 2 Believe what is true; 3 Speak your latent conviction; 4 Detect and watch that gleam of light; 5 In every work of genius we recognise our own rejected thoughts; 6 Envy is ignorance; 7 Imitation is suicide; 8 He must take himself for better, for worse; 9 It's always better to earn your living; 10 You'll never know until you've tried; 11 Do your best; 12 Trust thyself; 13 He gives an independent, genuine verdict; 14 But the man is, as it were, clapped into jail by his consciousness
  • 15 Sinking like darts into the ears of men16 These are the voices we hear in solitude; 17 Society everywhere; 18 It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs; 19 Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist; 20 Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind; 21 How easily we capitulate to badges and names ... ; 22 There is the man and his virtues; 23 My life is for itself and not for spectacle; 24 Few and mean as my gifts may be; 25 What I must do is all that concerns me, not what people think; 26 If I know your sect, I anticipate your argument
  • 27 This conformity makes them false28 The foolish face of praise; 29 For nonconformity the world whips you with its displeasure; 30 The power of the mob; 31 But why should you keep your head over your shoulder?; 32 With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to do; 33 Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood?; 34 The consistency of character; 35 Your genuine action will explain itself; 36 Greatness appeals to the future; 37 An institution is the lengthened shadow of one man; 38 We denote this primary wisdom as intuition; 39 Thoughtless people; 40 Past, present and future
  • 41 We must go it alone42 The power men possess to annoy me; 43 Whose expectations are they anyway?; 44 If you can love me for what I am, we shall be the happier; 45 Do what you say and say what you do; 46 The debilitating effect of fear; 47 With the exercise of self-trust, new powers shall appear; 48 Another sort of false prayers are our regrets; 49 Shakespeare will never be made by the study of Shakespeare; 50 The civilised man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet; 51 What you are is more important than what you have; 52 Nothing can bring you peace but yourself; Index
Control code
712015629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (119 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781908189592
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000113
  • c2d95841-45b7-42e7-8e7e-06a125292db7
  • 0243cec9-1233-4b19-b3ae-dce7d4862d95
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712015629

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