Ralph Waldo Emerson
Explore the power of individualism and personal responsibility in this timeless work by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Originally published in 1841 in the wake of a major financial crisis, "Self-Reliance" offers inspiration and reassurance during today's uncertain times. This beautifully designed edition includes essays by Jessica Helfand that elevate Emerson's wisdom and celebrate the value of living with an independent mind and spirit.
2013-11-08T00:00:00.000ZPow! This punched me in the gut from page one. Takes a tiny effort to read the English of the 1840s, but what a reward. A masterpiece essay (manifesto?) on independence, non-conformity, and trusting oneself. – source