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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The poor things had come in through the open window . When the windows were closed they found themselves prisoners . Unable to see the transparent obstacle , they had hurled themselves against the glass panes on all sides , east , north ...
Serene , I fold my hands and wait , Nor care for wind nor tide nor sea : I rave no more ' gainst time or fate , For , lo ! my own shall come to me . I stay my haste , I make delays : For what avails this eager pace ?
And so on with all the arts When we come to humanity it is still the same : only by intercourse with men and women can we learn anything about it . This involves an active life , not a contemplative one ; for , unless you do something ...
... and , though I do not cast my eyes away from troubles , I pack them into as small a compass as I can for myself , and never let them annoy others . - Robert Southey . 90 90 Come , follow me , and leave the world to its babblings .
I come out of the workhouse today , and they tell me a lady wants to give me money to study , she wants to have me go to college like I was a rich girl . It ' s very kind . I want to study . I ain't been to school none since I was ...
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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