Love, Life & Work: Being a Book of Opinions, Reasonably Good-natvred, Concerning how to Attain the Highest Happiness for One's Self with the Least Possible Harm to Others
The Roycrofters, 1906 - 149 pages
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... even the kickers , for if you disintegrate and go down in defeat , the kickers will
have to skirmish around for new jobs anyway . Is n't that so ? . BRAHAM
LINCOLN'S letter to Hooker ! If all the letters Love , Life and Work 51.
BRAHAM LINCOLN'S letter to Hooker ! If all the letters , messages and speeches
of Lincoln were destroyed , except that one letter to Hooker , we still would have
an excellent index to the heart of the Rail - Splitter . In this letter we see that ...
Major - General Hooker : General : I have placed you at the head of the Army of
the Potomac . Of course , I have done this upon what appear to me to be sufficient
reasons , and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in ...
was its own excuse for being , but look how he calls Hooker's attention to the fact
that the dissension Hooker has sown is going to return and plague him ! “ Neither
you , nor Napoleon , if he were alive , could get any good out of an army while ...
Hooker got his promotion even in spite of his many failings ; but the chances are
that your employer does not have the love that Lincoln had the love that suffereth
long and is kind . But even Lincoln could not protect Hooker forever . Hooker ...
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The old man and the sea. All my life the good people are the sailfish that the sharks bite at. For the first time ever, in seeing so much of his writing as individual quotes, and wisdom, the notion of being the fish who bites at a much bigger fishes understanding is not so upsetting.
I admit to you that i am a minnow when compared to him. But in his writings we are all made to feel like wise plankton eating whales or nurse sharks. So terrible in our power we might be something much more toothed. His wisdom is to radiate goodness.