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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Unable to see the transparent obstacle , they had hurled themselves against the glass panes on all sides , east , north , south and west , until at last they fell to the floor exhausted , and died . But , yesterday , I noticed among the ...
The case is exactly reversed with a villain ; and it is my melancholy duty to add that we sometimes find it hard to avoid a cynical suspicion that the balance of social advantage is on the side of gifted villainy , since we see the able ...
Two huge masses , two giants rise aloft , one on each side of the horizon : the Jungfrau and the Finsteraarhorn . And the Jungfrau says to its neighbor : " What news hast thou to tell ? Thou canst see better .
All , all who have suffered and won , Who have struggled and failed and died , Am I , with work still undone , And a spear - mark in my side . 30 30 I am part of the sea and stars O nature rightly , And the winds of the South and North ...
... strength will be a curse to himself and to every one else if he does not have a thorough command over himself and over his own evil passions , and if he does not use his strength on the side of decency , justice and fair dealing .
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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