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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You must not say that you will be a gentle- man and limit your intercourse to this class or that class ; or that you will be a virtuous person and generalize about the affections from a single instance — unless , indeed , you have the ...
Let me be an unusual person because of that simplicity of heart and that lovableness of nature that I learn from Thee . May I also touch the infinite and share the divine current that thrills all W HAT is the law of nature ?
There is no per- fect statesman , or poet , or artist , but the virtues of many persons in each one of these great pursuits become detached , and like star- dust , they form a new and perfect star in the expanse of thought .
... is our per- T is a curious reflection that the ordinary private person who collects objects of a modest luxury has nothing about him so old as his books . If a wave of the rod made everything around him disappear that did not exist ...
In that fiction of the Eng- lish Smollett , it is true , the final Ces- sation of War is perhaps prophet- ically shadowed forth ; where the two Natural Ene- mies , in person , take each a To- bacco - pipe , filled with Brimstone ; light ...
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...
Limited preview - 1999