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 that not only are love , pity , and honor loathsome to him , and the affectation of them which society imposes on him a constant source of disgust , but cruelty , destruction , and perfidy are his most luxurious passions .
... national life from political , commercial and social corruption ; to teach our sons and daughters , by precept and example , the honor of serving such a country as America - that is work worthy of the finest manhood and womanhood .
Honor , anger , valor , fire , A love that life could never tire , Death quench , or evil stir , The mighty Master gave to her . Teacher , tender comrade , wife , A fellow - farer true through life , Heart - whole and soul - free ...
30 HONOR any man who in the conscious discharge of his duty dares to stand alone ; the world , with ignorant , intolerant judgment , may condemn ; the countenances of relatives may be averted , and the hearts of friends grow cold ...
There the proud man surrenders his dignities , the politician his honors , the worldling his pleasures ... the unequal distribution of wealth , honor , capacity , pleasure and opportunity , which makes life such a cruel and inexplicable ...
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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