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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Then there arose - according to the story - a masterless man , one who had taken no part in the action of his fellow , who had no special virtues , but afflictedthat is the phrase - with the magic of the necessary words .
... is ultimately the most efficient guardian of virtue . But for her , the unchallenged purity of countless happy homes would be polluted , and not a few who , in the pride of their untempted chastity , think of her with an indignant ...
Reveal to methe satisfaction of virtue , the inner rewards of loyalty , helpfulness , and self - control . Let me be an unusual person because of that simplicity of heart and that lovableness of nature that I learn from Thee .
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 .
... for stinging whips of hunger and cold that urge to bitter strivings and glorious achievement ; for steepness and rough- ness of the way and staunch virtues gained by climbing over jagged rocks of hardship and stumbling through dark ...
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A variety of materials collected without citation to sources, and not in any topical or sequential order, and not organized with a Table of Contents. However, three Indexes are provided with nice ... Read full review
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...
Limited preview - 1999