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" Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.) I concentrate toward them that are nigh, I wait on the door-slab. "
Leaves of Grass - Seite 68
von Walt Whitman - 1883 - 382 Seiten
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Wisdom for the Soul: Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing

Larry Chang - 2006 - 817 Seiten
...1809-1894 ~ The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinion. ~ James Russell Lowell, 1819-1891 ~ Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes). ~ Walt Whitman, 1819-1892 ~ "Song of Myself," Leaves of Grass, 1855 He who floats with the current,...
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My Life with the Saints

James Martin - 2006 - 411 Seiten
...ever accused of contradicting ourselves we should quote the following lines from "Song of Myself": Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.) With those lines, Whitman could easily have been speaking about Thomas Merton — another poet, as...
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A Time of Paradox: America Since 1890

Glen Jeansonne, David Luhrssen - 2006 - 539 Seiten
...in with Wilson. CHAPTER THREE Nations within: The Experiences of Immigrants, Minorities, and Workers Do I contradict myself? Very well, then, I contradict myself (I am large — I contain multitudes). —Walt Whitman, "Song of Myself (1855), Leaves of Grass RIPE WITH opportunity, riven by canyons of...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - 2006 - 1067 Seiten
...give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself. "Song of Myself" 1. 994 (written 1855) 8 e of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more ju "Song of Myself" 1. 1324 (written 1855) 9 I too am not a bit tamed, 1 too am untranslatable, I sound...
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Secreted Desires: The Major Uranians - Hopkins, Pater and Wilde

2006 - 457 Seiten
...one nonetheless continues to hear Whitman whispering through those textual and biographical chinks: Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.) Hopkins often appears, and probably was, holey and contradictory — but his stature, his largeness...
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Queering the Pitch: The New Gay and Lesbian Musicology

Philip Brett, Elizabeth Wood, Gary Thomas - 2006 - 406 Seiten
...think the following statement by another very outspoken gay American artist might well apply to you: "Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself. I am large. I contain multitudes." Am I wrong? Rorem: Of all the silly statements Whitman ever made, that's the most irresponsible. Even...
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The Redemptive Self: Stories Americans Live By

Dan P. McAdams - 2005 - 400 Seiten
...Whitman celebrated an exuberant and sprawling American identity. Among my favorite lines are these: "Do I contradict myself? / Very well then I contradict myself, / (I am large, I contain multitudes.)." In Murphy (1977), P- 73712. Bellah, Madsen, Sullivan, Swidler, and Tipton (1985). 13. For almost 100...
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Vegetarians and Vegans in America Today

Karen Iacobbo, Michael Iacobbo - 2006 - 201 Seiten
...Rather, it is the greatest American poet of them all, Walt Whitman, proclaiming in "Song of Myself": Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.) As do we all. No one belongs to and is fully identified or explained by membership in only one subculture,...
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QuarkXPress 7 for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide

Elaine Weinmann, Peter Lourekas - 2006 - 592 Seiten
...every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood. alph Waldo Emerson DO I CONTRADICT MYSELF? VERY WELL THEN... I CONTRADICT MYSELF; I AM LARGE... I CONTAIN MULTITUDES. Walt Whitman ///you naus. buiLt caitLs-i in ins. ail, uoui ujoik nzza not as. Loit; that ii ujnzis....
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Beautiful Enemies: Friendship and Postwar American Poetry

Andrew Epstein - 2006 - 376 Seiten
...yourself; what then?" Emerson asks, previewing Whitman's more renowned celebration of inconsistency, "Do I contradict myself?/ Very well then. ... I contradict myself;/ I am large. ... I contain multitudes" (EL, 265; Leaves, ed. Cowley, 85, ellipses in original). It is a flexible philosophy of fluidity and...
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