Tags » Transcendentalism
Quiddity: Trusting ourselves as individuals to answer our own questions and move humanity forward is the answer to our stagnant human growth.
Incitation: Why am I searching the internet for answers to questions that I likely have a better understanding of, or at the very least, understand what my needs are 453 more words
Thomas Cole was a nineteenth century Romantic painter, famous for his beautiful works of landscape, nature, and 5-set panting titled “The Course of Empire.” I will be focusing on his 5-set masterpiece and offering commentary on the backdrop on the paintings themselves. 1,182 more words
At the conclusion of the last post, I suggested comparisons between Joseph Smith and Transcendentalist thought were too often tied to Ralph Waldo Emerson. Emerson, of course, became the standard bearer of this new philosophy in the mid-19th century. 753 more words