Back in the 1800's, people trusted in their innersoul. it was
called . People like Emerson and Thoreau were .
They didn't think with their heads. They do things like in their first
impression. If they sees that a tree is violet, they will paint it violet.
During that era, Romanticism was party of it too. Ideas of Romanticism with

In our everyday life, we use transcendentalism. We use our head to
think and our hart to feel love and hate, but sometimes you say something
without thinking about it. It came from your inner soul. I paint, and when I
paint, I don't draw something realistic. When I am in front of my paper, I just
draw and paint with any ...

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influence. He struggle in
his life, and this help him with his writing. Emerson was transcendentalist.
Emerson did lot of writing. One of them was " Nature ". One of his
transcendentalist sentence was, " I become a transparent eyeball. " With his
inner soul, he really become it, it was real, what he feels. He wouldn't be
able to smell or to talk to anybody, and he didn't needed to listen. With his
eyeball, he was able to see everything, very far. The word he use, "
transparent,'' I think is that because he was so lonely, he felt transparent.

Another writer of that time, was Thoreau. He studied in Harvard.
He was going to be a lawyer. Then he read " Nature, " from Emerson, and after
that wanted to live school. he wanted to live his life like in " Nature." He
graduate, but then Thoreau went in the forest without anything, and isolate
himself in a little house in the woods. He wanted a simple life. Thoreau
wanted to find out by himself what ...

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