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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... provisions for his own refreshment and delectation ( D To glance at the pages of his Scrap Book is to realize how far and wide he pursued the quest , into what scented rose gardens of Poetry , and up what steep slopes of Thought .
... if the invention of the ship was thought so noble , which carrieth riches and commodities from place to place , and consociateth the most remote regions in participation of their fruits , how much more are letters to be magnified ...
... the great ships , invented the locomotives and engines , supplying the countless wants of civilization ; the men who invented the telegraphs and cables , and freighted the electricspark with thought and love ; the men who invented ...
-Leo Tolstoy . thought Was warp and woof of which his life was wrought . He is not dead . Such souls forever live In boundless measure of the love they give . " Mystery , " by Jerome B. Bell May I also touch the infinite and share the ...
... with the thoughts that he is thinking , with the deeds that he is doing , when there is not forever beating at the doors of his soul some ... that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow .
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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