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" We do not admire the man of timid peace. We admire the man who embodies victorious effort; the man who never wrongs his neighbor, who is prompt to help a friend, but who has those virile qualities necessary to win in the stern strife of actual life. "
Technical World Magazine - Page 87
by American School (Lansing, Ill.) - 1905
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Imperialism and Liberty

Morrison Isaac Swift - 1899 - 491 pages
...that organizes its utter resources into an incomparable mechanism of slaughter, because these are the "virile qualities necessary to win in the stern strife of actual life," in the world's hellish arena. To succeed men and nations must be devils, let us therefore become devils...
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The Works of Theodore Roosevelt: The strenuous life

Theodore Roosevelt - 1901
...necessity of working for their livelihood, are all the more bound to carry on some kind of non-remunerative work in science, in letters, in art, in exploration,...fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. •VJn this life we get nothing save by effort. •} Freedom from effort in the present merely means...
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American Boys' Life of Theodore Roosevelt

Edward Stratemeyer - 1904 - 311 pages
...wins the splendid ultimate triumph." Another paragraph is equally interesting and elevating : — " We do not admire the man of timid peace. We admire...; but it is worse never to have tried to succeed." And to this he adds : — "As it is with the individual so it is with the nation. It is a base untruth...
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William Scott Ament, missionary of the American board to China

Henry Dwight Porter - 1911 - 377 pages
...velvet bloom leading us down to the dales." — Anon. We admire the man who embodies victorious efforts, the man who never wrongs his neighbor, who is prompt...necessary to win in the stern strife of actual life. — TR xvin A MISSIONARY FURLOUGH ON the llth of February Dr. Ament had written, " My plans are indefinite,...
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Swords and Ploughshares: Or, The Supplanting of the System of War by the ...

Lucia True Ames Mead - 1912 - 249 pages
...which this nation must carry. We do not admire the man of timid peace. By war alone can we acquire those virile qualities necessary to win in the stern strife of actual life. * Upon the writer of newspaper headlines and editorials there is a greater moral responsibility than...
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Swords and Ploughshares: Or, The Supplanting of the System of War by the ...

Lucia True Ames Mead - 1912 - 249 pages
...which this nation must carry. We do not admire the man of timid peace. By war alone can we acquire those virile qualities necessary to win in the stern strife of actual life.1 Upon the writer of newspaper headlines and editorials there is a greater moral responsibility...
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Morning Exercises for All the Year: A Day Book for Teachers

Joseph Charles Sindelar - 1914 - 251 pages
...Matt. 20 : 26-27. Sing: "Flow Gently, Sweet Afton," from New Common-School Song Book. 27 PERSEVERANCE It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. — Theodore Roosevelt ROBERT BRUCE AND THE SPIDER IT WAS the perseverance of the spider that taught...
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Prize Orations of the Intercollegiate Peace Association

Stephen Francis Weston - 1914 - 185 pages
...THEORY OF WAR Ex-President Roosevelt has made this astounding statement, " By war alone can we acquire those virile qualities necessary to win in the stern strife of actual life." These words, coming from the lips of a nation's idol, have fallen like a bomb shell in the camp of...
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Morning Exercises for All the Year: A Day Book for Teachers

Joseph Charles Sindelar - 1914 - 251 pages
...Matt. 20 -. 26-27. Sing: "Flow Gently, Sweet Afton," from Hanson's Gems of Song. 27 PERSEVERANCE It ie hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.—Theodore Roosevelt ROBERT BRUCE AND THE SPIDER IT WAS the perseverance of the spider that...
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Tentative Course of Study for United States Indian Schools

United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs - 1915 - 291 pages
...Thoughts unexpressed may sometimes fall back dead ; But God Himself can't kill them when they're said. It Is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. — Theodore Roosevelt. Laugh and the world laughs with you; Weep and you weep alone; For this brave...
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