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The Ideas in Self-Reliance

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Self-Reliance, Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1841

Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "Self-Reliance." Essays, First Series. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin, 1903. N. pag. Print.

All of the following ideas can be found in the passage EXCEPT

A

the great creative minds in history were not afraid of their own originality.

B

before pursuing creative works, seek the advice of other creative men.

C

trusting one's own creative thoughts is essential.

D

self-reliance is the antithesis of conformity.

E

creativity is the result of divine inspiration.