Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring Selections Gathered During a Life Time of Discriminating Reading for His Own Use
A vast collection of more than seven hundred quotations meant to inspire genius, this scrapbook contains favored sayings of the late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century essayist Elbert Hubbard.
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We are beginning to believe in the religion of usefulness☛ The men who felled the forests , cultivated the earth ; spanned the rivers with bridges of steel , built the railways and canals , the great ships , invented the locomotives ...
Have pity when there is still time , believe me , that is right . I was once for example , employed as a watchman , at a country place which belonged to an engineer , not far from the city of Tomsk , in Siberia .
I don't believe there's ever been a year when there was n't dozens here in New York . When we began , the skirt - finishers was out . They lost their strike . They went hungry just the way we did , but nobody helped them .
We do not believe that a house divided against itself shall stand ; we believe that it shall fall We know that a State divided by internal feuds and torn by faction fighting can not hold its own against a united people .
Men talk as if there were some magic about this , and believe in magic , in all parts of life . He knows that all goes on the old road , pound for pound , cent for cent - for every effect a perfect cause - and that good luck is another ...
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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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Limited preview - 1999