Ralph Waldo Emerson's poem "Success” is an apt description of being successful because each line in the poem reflects motivation upon the reader. His poem tells all readers to be responsible, respectful, and strong in life. It gives them the

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  1. English

    What belief does Whitman share with Ralph Waldo Emerson and other transcendentalists? A) We should live our lives well to achieve everlasting happiness. B) Man learns his most important lessons and insights in the present, through direct experience. If I

  2. Math (please check my answer!!)

    What other information is needed to prove that the two triangles congruent by SAS? Picture description: there are two triangles showing line LT = line MQ and L=M A.

  3. Ed tech

    Which of the following describes a way of memorizing a poem using a mnemonic device? reading every line of a poem several times until you have it memorized singing the words of the poem to the tune of "Happy Birthday" creating a poster that displays the

  4. English-Quote

    We come to them who weep foolishly, and sit down and cry for company, instead of imparting to them truth and health in rough electric shocks, putting them once more in communication with the soul.” Based on this quote, what can you ascertain about

  5. poetry

    Poem. DayBreak Q.1 Who does the wind address to? Q2. "The night is gone,"What does the. world 'night' refer to ? Q3. What does the poem describe? Q4. "Not yet! In quiet-lie".What is the meaning of this line? Q5. What does the title of the poem symbolise?

  6. English

    1. Despite parents and other parental figures going above and beyond to give their offspring all the required assets to achieve success. Many children fail. - After success, should there be a comma, semicolon, and colon. 2. Where should there be commas in

  7. Literature

    'What is the tone of the poem El Olvido? Describe the speaker's attitude towards the subject and support your description by commenting on word choice and rhythm.' This is what i got: The tone of the poem 'El Olvido' is very solemn as the speaker describes

  8. language arts

    Which answer choice is the best example of a theme? A. success B. Hard work and determination can lead to success. C. Few athletes become professionally successful. D. success in the workplace

  9. Language Arts

    Success is counted sweetest by Emily Dickinson 1 Success is counted sweetest 2 By those who ne'er succeed. 3 To comphrehend a nectar 4 Requires sorest need. 5 Not one of all the purple Host 6 Who took the Flag today 7 Can tell the definition 8 So clear of

  10. English

    ..."that Library where every book shall lie open to one another..." Which of these is the best interpretation of this phrase from John Donne's Meditation 17? A:It is a description of Death*** B:It is a description of God C:It is a description of Hell D:It

  11. social studies

    "By the rude bridge that arched the flood, Their flag to April's breeze unfurled, Here once the embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world." These lines are from a hymn written by Ralph Waldo Emerson in 1837. To what do the lines

  12. English: Please help

    which of the following author's writings are not influenced by transcendentalism? A. Ralph Waldo Emerson B. Walt Whitman C. Henry David Thoreau D. Cotton Mather My guess is B. Thank You.

  13. English

    What belief does Whitman share with Ralph Waldo Emerson and other transcendentalists? Which of the following most clearly describes a central theme in the Walt Whitman poem, “I Hear America Singing?” Every man and woman contributes positively and

  14. English

    1. Which line from the poem “Wave” best develops its tone? Wave My child (line 1) Born to me by water (line 2) And by water (line 3) Swept away. (line 4) (1 point) a) line one b) line two c) line four d) line three My Answer: B Could someone please

  15. Social studies

    Which of the following did Ralph Waldo Emerson stress the importance of in his writings? The individual •• The family Agriculture Industry

  16. English-Please Help

    3. Based on the context clues, what is the meaning of the word catalpa in Line 27 of the poem? (The poem is Almost Summer Sky by Jacqueline Woodson) Line 27: No, upstate they got maple and catalpa and scotch pine, A a location upstate B a species of

  17. english

    chapter 10 lord of the flies 1. What is troubling Ralph and Piggy at the start of this chapter? 2. What was Samneric's explanation for the previous night and why did they say that? 3. What defenses has Jack set up at Castle Rock? 4. Do you think that Jack

  18. Creative Writing

    You may write a minimum of a 600-word essay or short story (900-words maximum), or a minimum of a 6-stanza poem (10 stanzas maximum) using Description or Narration. Or: You may write a minimum of a 600-word essay or a 6-stanza poem using either Definition

  19. L.A

    Which line in the poem contains a metaphor A. line 25 B. line 18 C. line 16 D. line 6 Line 25: past towns that mark its passing and then Line 18: It claws and crashes as its fury is subdued Line 16: A wildcat roaring past steep banks Line 6: Quiet enough

  20. Algebra 2

    Which probability matches the probability histogram? Assume that there are 2 trials. X = 2 where X represents the number of successes. . P(success)=0.3 P(success)=0.4 P(success)=0.6 P(success)=0.7

  21. american Literature check answers

    How were the Dark Romantics different from the Transcendentalists? They explored the darker sides of the human soul. They revered reason over intuition or imagination. They believed in the innocence of all people. They disregarded any spiritual side of

  22. Reading

    Which line in the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? A. Line 6 B. Line 7 C. Line 14 D. Line 15 Line 6: and you'll forget all about that broccoli you chop Line 7: Rock candy looks like beautiful glass Line 14: but spinach tastes all gritty and sandy

  23. History

    5.)Which American writer did the most to gain a wide audience for Transcendentalism? A.)Davy Crockett B.)Herman Melville C.)Ralph Waldo Emerson*** D.)Harriet Beecher Stowe C?

  24. pre algebra

    Ralph borrows $360 at 0.7% simple interest per month. When Ralph pays the loan back 3 months later, how much interest does Ralph pay? what is it using P=irt

  25. Literature

    'What is the tone of the poem El Olvido? Describe the speaker's attitude towards the subject and support your description by commenting on word choice and rhythm.' The tone of the poem ‘El Olvido’ is intense as a mother prays for her child who has

  26. economics

    Week 3 Homework Please answer the following questions: 1. The following information describes the value Lori Landlord places on having her five apartment houses repainted. She values the repainting of each apartment house at a different amount depending on

  27. statistics

    A company markets educational software products, and is ready to place three new products on the market. Past experience has shown that for this particular software, the chance of "success" is 80%. Assume that the probability of success is independent for

  28. Parametric Curve

    Match the parametric curve to its description. Be careful: It is possible that the same description fits more than one parametric curve! (a) (t + 1,4t−2) (b) (t^2,3t^2) (c) (cost,2(cost)^2 + cost) (d) ((2t + 1)sint,(2t + 1)cost) (e) (2t−1,5) (1) A

  29. English

    Choose the word or group of words that should be enclosed in quotation marks. 1:This Girl is my favorite poem by the poet Sharon Olds. A:This Girl*** B:poem C:Sharon Olds Decide if the quotation marks are used correctly. 2:Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "Keep

  30. Ap english

    I have to answer a few questions about the essay Ralph Waldo Emerson From Education. (a copy of it is provided on google when you type in -what does emerson mean when he says "nature loves analogies, but not repetitions"?- ) If you have read it or can read

  31. Language

    which statement describes the translation form of a haiku poem? A. A three line poem with seven syllables in the first and third lines and five syllables in the middle line.•• B. A nine line poem with five syllable in odd numbered lines and seven

  32. english

    Which of the following statements BEST explains why "I Am Offering This Poem" is considered a lyric poem? A. It is a simple poem that tells a story. B. It is a tragic poem that teaches a lesson. C. It is a short poem that expresses strong emotion. D. It is

  33. English

    I'm looking for three examples (quotes would be a big help) of the following three traits that Ralph displays: Courage Rationality Strong-will Any quotes and examples from the book are INCREDIBLY APPRECIATED. Essay due tomorrow and I cannot think of

  34. Early American Literature

    I had to read an excerpt from Ralph Waldo Emerson's "Self-Reliance". My assignment is to answer uestions about it. The uestion I am stumped on is: How important is Emerson's use of the adjective "foolish" in his discussion of consistency?

  35. American Literature

    How do you think Ralph Waldo Emerson, author of "Concord Hymn" , to Thomas Paine's arguments and his writing style? Well from what I could understand from Emerson's work, he would like Paine's arguments and writing style, i think. I don't know if this is

  36. us history

    Which statement best explains how Ralph Waldo Emerson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Ned Buntline were similar? A. They all attempted to revive traditional religious values. B. They were all founders of influential social-reform movements. C. They all shaped

  37. us history

    Which statement best explains how Ralph Waldo Emerson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Ned Buntline were similar? They all attempted to revive traditional religious values. They were all founders of influential social-reform movements. They all shaped the

  38. Lit

    Invisible Man: Mr. Norton- "you are my fate, young man" he talks about emerson's self realiance and how emerson is important but isnt he going aganist emerson's theory of self reliance??

  39. READING

    Which line in the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? A. Line 6 B. Line 7 C. Line 14 D. Line 15 Line 6: and you'll forget all about that broccoli you chop Line 7: Rock candy looks like beautiful glass Line 14: but spinach tastes all gritty and sandy

  40. language arts

    how does the poet use personification to describe the trees? poem is "almost summer sky" by Jacqueline Woodson a. trees upstate think they are better than other trees b.the hundred year old trees act like men c. the tops of the trees reach up and touch the

  41. English check

    1. Which description fits the limerick about the fellow named Hall? 1)a poem about something funny with five lines. ****** 2)a serious poem without rhyme 3)a love poem with rhymes and rhythm 4)a poem about nature with three lines 2. The rhythm and rhyme

  42. English

    1. Which line from the poem "Wave best develops its tone? Wave My child(line 1) Born to me by water(line 2) And by water (line 3) Swept away (line 4) A. Line one B. Line two C.Line three D. Line four Is the answer B? Thanks

  43. Parametric Curve

    Match the parametric curve to its description. Be careful: It is possible that the same description fits more than one parametric curve! (a) (t + 1,4t−2) (b) (t^2,3t^2) (c) (cost,2(cost)^2 + cost) (d) ((2t + 1)sint,(2t + 1)cost) (e) (2t−1,5) (1) A

  44. English

    What belief does Whitman share with Ralph Waldo Emerson and other transcendentalists? a. We should live our lives well to achieve everlasting happiness. b. Man learns his most important lessons and insights in the present, through direct experience. I am a

  45. 1 question!

    Answer the following question about the poem “Fable for When There’s No Way Out.” How does this line from the poem help explain the outcome of the chick’s struggle? “Rage works if reason won’t.” Okay, I have read this poem, but I do know how

  46. Writeacher-another repost

    Ralph Waldo Emerson's poem "Success” is an apt description of being successful because each line in the poem reflects motivation upon the reader. His poem tells all readers to be responsible, respectful, and strong in life. It gives them the willpower to

  47. Repost of paragraph

    Ralph Waldo Emerson's poem "Success” is an apt description of being successful; each line expresses its own special meaning. His poem tells all readers to be responsible, respectful, and strong in life. It gives them the willpower to be sympathetic and

  48. Writeacher

    Writeacher I have to do a paragraph about the poem "Success". This is what I have to do; In paragraph form, explain why you agree or disagree with Emerson's description of the concept of being successful in "success". Ralph Waldo Emerson's poem "Success",

  49. Spanish homework

    Please help me correct and properly translate the following Spanish paragraph: Ayer, vi a Martin Luther el sentarse encima de una calabaza grande. Una col cayó del cielo y lo golpeó en la cabeza. Martin Luther estaba enojado en la col y juró en ella. La

  50. english

    how can i interprete this quote: "fear always springs from ignorance" by: ralph waldo emerson

  51. American History

    Which of the following noted American authors wrote works that supported slavery? a. Ralph Waldo Emerson b. Henry David Thoreau. c. Edgar Allan Poe d. Harriet Beecher Stowe

  52. S.S

    Which of the following noted American authors wrote works that supported slavery? A. Edgar Allan Poe B. Henry David Thoreau (C. Ralph Waldo Emerson) D. Harriet Beecher Stowe Answer in ()

  53. Social Studies

    Which statement best explains how Ralph Waldo Emerson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Ned Buntline were similar? They all attempted to revive traditional religious values. They were all founders of influential social-reform movements. They all shaped the

  54. History

    Which answer best explains how Ralph Waldo Emerson's Concord Hymn is an example of Transcendentalism? It emphasizes war, violence, and victory. It emphasizes nature, feelings, and memory. It emphasizes the importance of social reform.*** It emphasizes

  55. american Literature

    How were the Dark Romantics different from the Transcendentalists? They explored the darker sides of the human soul. They revered reason over intuition or imagination. They believed in the innocence of all people. They disregarded any spiritual side of

  56. english

    i've just read "The Crisis" and i can't answer the questions.. i don tget it... 1. Which passages in the excerpt of "The Crisis" no. 1 were especially stirring? 2. The phamplet opens with two famous images. What kinds of people does paine identify with

  57. English

    How do any of the quotes below relate to the play A Street Car Named Desire by Tennessee Williams A good reputation is more valuable than money. Publilius Syrus (~100 BC), Maxims For all their strength, men were sometimes like little children. Lawana

  58. English

    Success is counted sweetest by Emily Dickinson 1 Success is counted sweetest 2 By those who ne’er succeed. 3 To comprehend a nectar 4 Requires sorest need. 5 Not one of all the purple Host 6 Who took the Flag today 7 Can tell the definition 8 So clear of

  59. la

    2. Based on the context clues, what is the meaning of the word catalpa in Line 27 of the poem? (The poem is Almost Summer Sky by Jacqueline Woodson) Line 27: No, upstate they got maple and catalpa and scotch pine, A a location upstate B a species of

  60. U.S History

    Unscramble this message: worl h wa emer ralp d. " the 'ro und "th son, eard e sh ldo ot h thanks. http://www.unscramble.net/ =) That doesn't work. I already tried it. Just guessing ... worl h wa emer ralp d. " the 'ro und "th son, eard e sh ldo ot h worl +

  61. English

    What is the definition of rhyming couplet? when the word at the end of a line in a poem rhymes with the ending word of the previous line when one word rhymes with another word in a poem two times when a line in a poem begins and ends with the same word

  62. CAPM or APT

    What is the best approach for a financial professional? CAPM or APT and why? What do those acronyms stand for? ?? (Broken Link Removed) "Best" is a relative opinion. The above cite gives a good analysis of the CAPM and the APT.

  63. America Literature

    Why Emerson considered man is an analogy? And What is th relationship between human, god and nature in Emerson's point of view?

  64. social studies

    The economic success of the Mughals in India was dependent upon A. success of exporters. B. economic success of subjects under their rule. C. low levels of taxation. D. the success of external markets. I think it is B, but im not sure

  65. English

    1.)my first question is which of the quotes from henry's speech represents an appeal to the head? a. '' we are apt to shut our eyes against a painful truth, and listen to the song of that siren, till she transforms us into beasts.'' b.''has great Britain

  66. Writeacher-Repost

    Writeacher I have to do a paragraph about the poem "Success". This is what I have to do; In paragraph form, explain why you agree or disagree with Emerson's description of the concept of being successful in "success". I kind of rethought and rewrote my

  67. Success

    What is your definition of being successful? I suspect that your teacher would like for you to consider what makes a person successful. Each person must have his own measuring stick for his own feeling of having lived a successful life. This is what Ralph

  68. Computer

    Ralph Waldo Emerson's statement that "Fear always springs from ignorance" do you agree or disagree?

  69. English

    Literature during this period (1840-1860 "The American Renaissance) is permeated by the doctrine of individualism. Explore the expression of individualism in the work of one of these figures: Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, or Emily Dickinson. is

  70. Reading

    In Ralph Waldo Emerson's "Nature", how does he show his idealism in the essay? I don't understand what the question's asking...what's idealism?? thank you!!!

  71. LA Writing

    Can somebody score my 200word essay? Its not exactly 200 words. What it means to be successful Being successful has a different meaning to everyone. One would think that this is a very important thing in life. People strive for success, but not everyone

  72. English

    I need to write a comparative essay abput Ralph Waldo and Thoreau. I was wondering if i could have help with a thesis.

  73. English

    In Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment", I was asked to figure out how Hawthorne feels about transcendentalism. We determined that Dr. Heidegger represents Ralph Waldo Emerson, a transcendentalist. However, I can't decide if Hawthorne thought

  74. History

    Social Reform 1) New harmony, Indiana, was an example of a... :Revival. :Frontier camp. :Utopia.*** :College. 2) Who was the leader of education who lengthened the school year to six months? :Lyman Beecher. :Horace Mann.*** :Charles Finney. :Dorothea Dix.

  75. Writing

    Ok in this sentence, I am quoting a line from the Lord of the Flies. My question is, do i capitalize the T in the first 'they' ? : Sam and Eric explain this rebellion to Ralph by stating, “’They hate you, Ralph. They’re going to do you.’

  76. English/General

    What is the correct way to abbreviate "Apartment" ... "Apt." Or "Apt" (With period or without)

  77. English

    Can you please check if the word choice is correct and if the words in parentheses are also possible? Thank you in advance. 1)Work out both the poem's rhyme scheme and its metre/rhythm The poem is written in rhyming couplets /in iambic pentameters. Each

  78. ELA FAST HELP URGENT

    if answers are wrong tell me the correct ones please. Thank you! which description fits the limerick about the fellow named Hall? A) a poem about something funny with five lines. B) a serious poem without rhyme

  79. Calc

    Ralph is taking his final exam. After t minutes into the exam Ralph has correctly solved P(t)=-.001t^3+.078t^2+.16t problems. a) at what time was Ralph solving problems most efficiently? b) at what time did Ralph's efficiency decline?

  80. English

    Would I need to put (Emerson) for each one of the quotes in this sentence? And is the commas placed correctly? This is for an reflection essay and I have already mentioned the title of where I got these quotes from before this sentence and I am only

  81. English Language and Composition

    1. The first writing which can be described as "essayistic" appeared in: a. the writing of Ralph Waldo Emerson b. The writing of Mark Twain c. Eighteenth-century newspapers d. Ancient Greece and Rome e. None of the Above 2. Michel de Montaigne was the

  82. English

    Lord of the flies questions 1-7 Although it appears that Ralph and jack would become good friends strain is being placed on their friendship. The boys seem to be from two different world, "There was the brilliant world of hunting, tactics, fierce

  83. Calculus

    Let f(x)= abs of negative abs of x + pi/2 close abs and g(x)= abs of cosx. the wording might be confusing so here is another description of the equation (the "vertical line" that I refer to is the line you draw as you draw the absolute value sign...for

  84. ENGLISH-POETRY

    NEED HELP WITH WRITING A 10 LINE IAMBIC POEM ABOUT WEATHER AND A 10 LINE TROCHIAC POEM ABOUT A PET

  85. economics

    Review: Full, Anonymous: No Week 3 Homework Please answer the following questions: 1. The following information describes the value Lori Landlord places on having her five apartment houses repainted. She values the repainting of each apartment house at a

  86. English

    Story: self reliance 5. Explain the metaphor in which Emerson describes memory as a “corpse”. Why does he consider memory to be such a burden? 12. Why does Emerson not consider travel to be a worthy pursuit? I’m really struggling with answering these

  87. Cinquain Poem (ELA)

    We have to write a Cinquain poem about Memorial Day. Is this ok? Line 1: Soldiers Line 2: Fought Wars Line 3: Dying from Fighting Line 4: Honor for their bravery Line 5: America

  88. Math

    A surgical technique is performed on 7 patients. There is a 70% chance of success. Find the probability that the surgery is successful for at least 5 patients and what is the expected number of successes out of 20 surgeries. My attempt was: P(xmore than or

  89. English

    Did I mark the accented and unaccented syllables correctly? Line 1- now AS i WAS young AND eaSY unDER the APple BOUGHS Line 2- abOUT the LILting HOUSE and HAPpy AS the GRASS was GREEN, Line 3- the NIGHT aBOVE the DINgle STARry, Line 4- time LET me HAIL and

  90. Math

    Suppose you have binomial trials for which the probability of success on each trial is p and the probability of failure is q= 1-p. Let k be a fixed whole number greater than or equal to 1. Let n be the number of the trial on which the kth success occurs.

  91. English

    from "Success" Which is one of Emerson's messages in this text? While criminals may succeed and prosper for a time, they will eventually be found out and punished. It is better to learn to live with one's faults and problems than to try and fail to correct

  92. English

    please help 1. Which description fits the limerick about the fellow named Hall? (1 point) a poem about something funny with five lines. a serious poem without rhyme a love poem with rhymes and rhythm a poem about nature with three lines 2. The rhythm and

  93. english

    im doing an essay on why success can be bad or change someobody for the worst & im using two celebrity examples. my first example is lindsay lohan. whats another example of a celebrity that has changed for the worst because or success, or a celebrity that

  94. Math

    Expand Your Knowledge: Negative Binomial Distribution Suppose you have binomial trials for which the probability of success on each trial is p and the probability of failure is q= 1-p. Let k be a fixed whole number greater than or equal to 1. Let n be the

  95. language arts

    from “Silkweed” by Philip Henry Savage 1 Softly, as if instinct with thought, 2 They float and drift, delay and turn; 3 And one avoids and one is caught, 4 Between an oak-leaf and a fern. Use the excerpt to answer the question. When reading the poem

  96. Language Arts

    6. Poets use imagery and words with different connotations and denotations. In a paragraph, define and provide an example of imagery, connotation, and denotation. Then, explain how poets use these elements to contribute to tone in a poem. Support your

  97. question

    two friends bob and ralph, ate at a restarunt together. bob paid for himself and ralph paid for himself. Bob spend 3 dollars more than ralph. the total bill was 52.24 dollars how much did bob pay?

  98. english

    Explain the meaning of the first line of the poem: “From a very young age, my lips learned the bittersweet honey of language.” What does Amanda Gorman mean when she compares herself to Maya Angelou in the last line of the poem: “Maya knew how it felt

  99. math REPLY ASAP :(

    Match the parametric curve to its description. Be careful: It is possible that the same description fits more than one parametric curve! (a) (t + 1,4t−2) (1) A portion of a parabola. (b) (t2,3t2) (2) A straight line traversed at constant speed. (c)

  100. english/poem/writeteacher

    Regarding my poem the teacher doesn't want to follow the traditional iambic pentameter. In this case do you think my poem has 10 syllables per line and funny?

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