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Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests, and mines, and stone quarries; and every man is a quotation from all his ancestors. ”

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson's Prose and Poetry
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Emerson's Prose and Poetry Emerson's Prose and Poetry by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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