Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring Selections, Gathered During a Life Time of Discriminating Reading for His Own Use
A collection of more than seven hundred quotations from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.
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Finally it flew the whole length of the apartment , maddened and desperate . " Ah , you tyrant ! " it buzzed . " Despot ! you would deprive me of liberty ! Cruel executioner , why do you not leave me alone ?
It wafts to us the odor of forest leaves , that hang wilted on the dripping branches , or drop into the stream . Their gorgeous mal cawing of a crow , as he sits and curses that the harvest is over ; or the chit - chat of an idle ...
Enjoyed to their fullest , they leave you hard , wrinkled and miser- able . Get all they can give and the hand will be empty , the mind hungry , and the soul shriv- eled Ꮽ e Ꮽ O Oratory is an indi- vidual accomplish- ment , and no ...
... and , though I do not cast my eyes away from troubles , I pack them into as small a compass as I can for myself , and never let them annoy others . - Robert Southey . Ꮽ Ꮽ Come , follow me , and leave the world to its babblings .
It is not teaching the youth the shapes of letters and the tricks of numbers , and then leaving them to turn their arithmetic to roguery , and their literature to lust . It means , on the contrary , training them into the perfect When a ...
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...
Limited preview - 1999