Unformatted text preview: Businessmen are usually corrupt. They make society crumble with their low prices and cheap quality goods. Emerson was talking about the society and their economic troubles. There is a need to have the American society working together and not against each other to keep going. If they all started to work alone and for themselves, there would be no society....
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- Spring '08
- Ralph Waldo Emerson, moral corruption