The poise of a plant,...
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

The poise of a plant,
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The poise of a plant, the bended tree recovering itself from the strong wind, the vital resources of every vegetable and animal, are also demonstrations of the self-sufficing, and therefore self-relying soul. All history from its highest to its trivial passages is the various record of this power.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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