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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... when there is not forever beating at the doors of his soul some great desire to do something larger , which he knows that he was meant and made to do because he is still , in spite of all , the child of God . -Phillips Brooks .
... for disillusion and disappointment that have cleared my vision and spurred my desire ; for strong appetites and passions and the power they give when under pressure and control ; for my imperfections that give me the keen delight of ...
There is a reality back of it . There is a divinity behind our legitimate desires . By the desires ... only the vision of the ragpicker ♪♪ ❤ Our mental attitude , our heart's desire , is our perpetual prayer which Nature answers .
I pray for your desires that they may be great , rather than for your satisfactions , which may be so hazardously little ... The most beautiful rose is one hardly more than a bud wherein the pangs and ecstacies of desire are working for ...
... and when we come to a time when we realize just what the other fellow is suffering we will be moved by the desire to help him , and when we are moved by the desire to help him we come to a time when we see that this help must be ...
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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