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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Asleep , awake , by night or day , The friends I seek are seeking me ; No wind can drive my bark astray , Nor change the tide of destiny . What matter if I stand alone ? I wait with joy the coming years : My heart shall reap where it ...
... T is hard to part when friends are dearPerhaps ' t will cost a sigh , a tear ; Then steal away , give little warning , Choose thine own time ; Say not Good - Night - but in some brighter clime Bid me Good - Morning .
... homecoming and his better half swallows her heart every time she has to ask him for a five - dollar bill , he is a fraud of the first water , even though he prays night and morning until he is black in the face and howls hallelujah ...
... feared by all that is wicked and Out of the night that covers me , Black as the Pit from pole to pole , I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul . In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud .
I T is a truly sublime spectacle when in the stillness of the night , in an unclouded sky , the stars , like the world's choir , rise and set , and as it were divide existence in to two portions , -the one , belonging to the earthly ...
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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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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...
Limited preview - 1999