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 golden poppy is God's gold , The gold that lifts , nor weighs us down , 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 ...
We do not believe that a house divided against itself shall stand ; we believe that it shall fall We know that a State divided by internal feuds and torn by faction fighting can not hold its own against a united people .
30 80 HE plant is an animal confined in a wooden case ; and Nature , like Sycorax , holds thousands of " delicate Ariels " imprisoned in every oak . She is jealous of letting us know this ; and among the higher and more conspicuous ...
Of all kinds of pride I hold national pride the most foolish ; it ruined Greece ; it ruined Judea and Rome . - Herder . With fingers weary and worn , With eyelids heavy and SCRAP BOOK Page 27.
The wise men of antiquity succeeded in winning to themselves some little authority only by impostures , which gave them a hold upon the imagination , in their lack of physical force . -Ernest Renan . I T is a truly sublime spectacle ...
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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