Self-Reliance Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What does Emerson say will explain "the magnetism which all original action exerts"? (from Paragraphs 19-27)


What does Emerson mean when he writes: "...yet when the devout motions of the soul come, yield to them heart and life, though they should clothe God with shape and color"? (from Paragraphs 9-18)


Which virtue is paid to kings, nobles and great proprietors? (from Paragraphs 19-27)


Which emotions does Emerson say are beneath the state of having "life in yourself"? (from Paragraphs 19-27)


Which system does Emerson accuse of fostering restlessness? (from Paragraph 28-End of Essay)

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