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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How happy is such a voyage of conception , what delicious , diligent indolence ! " 6 Elbert Hubbard's lifelong labor has placed in all our hands the power to realize Keats ' dream . Here in Hubbard's Scrap Book the Reader will find ...
Ah , you tyrant ! " it buzzed . " Despot ! you would deprive me of liberty ! Cruel executioner , why do you not leave me alone ? I am happy , and why do you persecute me ? " After trying very hard , I brought it down and , in seizing it ...
But for her , the unchallenged purity of countless happy homes would be polluted , and not a few who , in the pride of their untempted chastity , think of her with an indignant shudder , would have known the agony of remorse and despair ...
... The gold that knows no miser's hold , The gold that banks not in the town , But singing , laughing , freely spills Its hoard far up the happy hills ; Far up , far down , at every turn— What beggar has not gold to burn !
HERE are two ways of being happy : We may either diminish our wants or augment our means — either will dothe result is the same ; and it is for each man to decide for himself , and do that which happens to be the easiest .
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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