Self-Reliance: The Masterwork of Esoteric Wisdom for Living with Power and Purpose

  • 23m
  • Mitch Horowitz, Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • G&D Media
  • 2017

The Extraordinary Manifesto of Independent Living Is Newly Abridged and Introduced in this Powerful Condensation

Self-Reliance is a life-changing experience. Its message of nonconformity, self-expression, and personal independence can awaken you to a new and better way of living.

Now, PEN Award-winning historian and New Thought scholar Mitch Horowitz has deftly and faithfully retained the most powerful ideas of Ralph Waldo Emerson’s original classic, and reintroduced the work in this one-of-a-kind condensation. Readable within the space of an average commute or lunch hour, the experience of Self-Reliance may represent a true turning point in your life.

About the Author

Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century.

In this Book

  • Introduction—Heretical or Helpful?—The Challenge of Abridging “Self-Reliance”
  • Self-Reliance