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ought--education, socia
l organization, and rel
igion. Although a proph
et and inspirer of refo
rm, Emerson was not a r
eformer. He was but a h
alting supporter of the
reforms of his day; an
d the eager experimente
rs and combatants in ac
tual reforms found him
a disappointing sort of
sympathizer. His visio
ns were far-reaching, h
is doctrines often radi
cal, and his exhortatio
ns fervid; but when it
came to action, particu
larly to habitual actio
n, he was surprisingly
conservative. With an e
xquisite candor, and a
gentle resolution of ra
Four American Leaders by Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926