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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So each spring sees a million glorious beginnings , a sunlit heaven in every opening leaf , warm perfection in every stirring egg , hope and fear and beauty beyond computation in every forest tree ; and in the autumn before the snows ...
The huge mountains slumber ; the green , clear heaven slumbers over the earth which has grown dumb forever.- " A Conversation , " based on the fact that never yet has human foot trod either the Jungfrau or the Finsteraarhorn ...
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 .
But if his children rush to the front door to meet him and love's sunshine illuminates the face of his wife every time she hears his footfall , you can take it for granted that he is pure , for his home is a heaven - and the humbug ...
AM not so lost in lexicography as to forget that words are the daughters of earth , and that things are the sons of heaven . Samuel Johnson . 10 30 There exists no cure for a heart wounded with the sword of separation . -Hitopadesa .
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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