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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30 80 Drudgery is as necessary to call out the treasurers of the mind as harrowing and planting those of the earth . -Margaret Fuller . O make my readers realize what a philosopher is , SCRAP BOOK Page 9.
Several thousand years pass by like one minute . And the Finsteraarhorn rumbles in reply : " Dense clouds veil the earth ... Wait ! " More thousands of years elapse , as it were one minute . " Well , what now ? " inquires the Jungfrau .
He will possess something higher than all these a great country , the whole earth , and a great hope , the whole heaven . - Victor Hugo . If you have knowledge , let others light their candles at it . - Margaret Fuller .
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 ...
It is almost as if a new sort of human nature had been produced - rolled up on us by the sheer development and fruitfulness , and heating up , and pouring over , and expansion of the earth . Great elemental forces silently working out ...
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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