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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... excitement and delicious- ness , there is scarcely more to be found than a soiled twig , a dirty seed , a dead leaf , black mould , or a rotting feather . -H . G. Wells . Ꮽ Ꮽ Speech is the index of the mind . - Seneca .
Never mind , brother , " he mumbled . " Thanks for this also , brother . - This also is an alms , brother . " I understood that I had received an alms from my brother . " The Beggar Man , " by Turgenef . 90 90 Drudgery is as necessary ...
Without having looked at more than fifty pictures in his life , or made up his mind on the smallest point about one of the fifty , he will audaciously take it upon himself to explain the development of painting from Zeuxis and ...
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 vicissitudes of fortune can wrest it from the owner .
... and his good qualities will count for but little ; while , of course , if he is mean , cruel or wicked , then his physical strength and force of mind merely make him so much the more objectionable a member of society .
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Limited preview - 1999