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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... mind is not hoodwinked ; it is not shut up in a gloomy prison till it thinks the walls of its own dungeon the limits of the universe , and the reach of its own chain the outer verge of intelligence . -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow .
Though but five , he governs the universe . Yes , for he rules his mother , his mother rules me , I rule Athens and Athens the world . " After Themistocles it was Pericles ' turn to govern and be ruled His sovereign was Aspasia .
They lived far enough apart ; were the entirest strangers ; nay , in so wide a Universe , there was even , unconsciously , by Commerce , some mu- tual helpfulness between them . How then ? Simpleton ! their Governors had fallen out ...
It is part and parcel of the universe To him who is dis- posed to cavil at the world which God has in such wise created , we may fairly put the question whether the pros- pect of escape from its ills ...
-Luther Burbank BOVE the indistinguishable roar o the many feet I feel the presence o the sun , of the immense forces of the universe , and beyond these the sense o the eternal now , of the immortal . Ful aware that all has failed ...
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...
Limited preview - 1999