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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Perhaps in the eyes of God a drone is as valuable as a man , and without any doubt it is more valuable than a prince . I threw open the window , and , by means of a napkin , began chasing the insect toward it ; but the drone persisted ...
66 You will say , perhaps , that if this be so , there should be no philosophers ; and perhaps you are right ; but though I make you this handsome concession , I do not defer to you to the extent of ceasing to exist .
( XCEPT a living man there is nothing more wonderful than a book ! a message to us from the deadfrom human souls we never saw , who lived , perhaps thousands of miles away .
Perhaps there's some of you never thought much about strikes till now . Well . There's been strikes all the time . I don't believe there's ever been a year when there was n't dozens here in New York .
Each art stands as a monument to a host of idealists who in their own day perhaps toiled hopelessly and amid the sneers of those who were only the children of dust . Music , now so infinite in extent and sweetness , is such a monument .
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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