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I can reason down or deny everything, except this perpetual Belly: feed he must and will, and I cannot make him respectable.

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A bit about Ralph Waldo Emerson ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 April 27, 1882) was a famous American essayist and one of America's most influential thinkers and writers.

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