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Earth Prayers: 365 Prayers, Poems, and Invocations from Around the World - Page 108
by Elizabeth Roberts, Elias Amidon - 1991 - 480 pages
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Southern Practitioner, Volume 38

1916
...delicate "Symphony" by William Henry Channing : "To live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather than fashion; to be worthy, not respectable;...study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly, etc." of the people and rules of health, set forth with the original touch of which Dr. Corwin is master,...
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Memoir of William Henry Channing

Octavius Brooks Frothingham - 1886 - 491 pages
...field. To be a workingman, poor, humble ; to perform without show or shunning menial services ; to live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly ; to have an oratory in my own heart, and present spotless sacrifices of dignified kindness in the temple...
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Medical Herald, Volume 33

1914
...CHEMICAL MFG. CO., NEW YORK, USA - 2When Writing to Our Advertisers, Please Mention The Medical Herald. TO live content with small means— to seek elegance...all cheerfully — do all bravely, await occasions — never hurry; in a word to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common....
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The Historical Journal of the More Family, Volume 1

1892
...Channing's 'My Symphony' as largely expressive of Mr. Keator's attitude and spirit. It is as follows: "'To seek elegance rather than luxury; and refinement...gently, act frankly, to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry...
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The Christian Science Journal, Volume 12

1894
...seek elegance rather than luxury : refinement rather than fashion ; to be worthy, not respectable; wealthy, not rich; to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly ; to listen to stare and birds, babes and sages, with open heart ; to bear all cheerfully : do all bravely : await...
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The Inland Educator: A Journal for the Progressive Teacher, Volumes 9-10

1900
...against the other; one grasping and scheming to enslave the other, the other feeling that its not rich; to listen to stars and birds, babes and sages with open heart; to study hard; to think quietly; await occasions; hurry, never; in a word, to let the spiritual, unbidden...
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Journal of Proceedings and Addresses of the ... Annual Meeting, Volume 37

National Educational Association (U.S.). Meeting - 1898
...as we do as well as we know, we shall breed children who will live up to Channing's high ideal : To live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...gently, act frankly ; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages with open hearts ; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry...
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The Unitarian, Volume 11

Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott - 1896
...luxury, Refinement rather than fashion ; To be worthy, not simply respectable; And wealthy, not simply rich ; To study hard, think quietly, Talk gently, act frankly; To listen with open heart to birds and stars, To babes and sages ; To bear all cheerfully ; do all bravely ;...
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Southern Journal of Homoeopathy, Volume 14

1897
...they are withdrawn will be found to be perfectly correct. — NY Medical Journal. His IDEAL. — To live content with small means, to seek elegance rather...gently, act frankly; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry...
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Plain Living and High Thinking: A New Year Homily

Theodore Thornton Munger - 1897 - 61 pages
...sometimes loseth or disturbeth the victory." But here is what Mr. Charming called, " My Symphony " : " To live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...gently, act frankly ; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages with open heart ; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry...
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