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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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 ...
E are taught , many of us , from our youth onwards , that competition is essential to the health and progress of the race . Or , as Herbert Spencer puts it , " Society flourishes by the antagonism of its atoms .
Did his life do the same in the past , From the days of his youth ? It is easy to die . Men have died For a wish or a whimFrom bravado or passion or pride , Was it harder for him ? But to live - every day to live out All the truth that ...
Flow- ers should deck the brow of the youth- ful bride , for they are in themselves a lovely type of marriage . They should twine round the tomb , for their perpetually renew- ed beauty is a sym- bol of the resurrec- tion .
Those dangers which , in the vigor of youth , we had learned to despise , assume new terrors as we grow old . Our caution increasing as our years increase , fear becomes at last the prevailing passion of the mind , and the small ...
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...
Limited preview - 1999