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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The evolution of formal religions is not dieticis a complex process , and the fact
that they manifesti embody these two unmixable things , dogma zountai and
morality , is a very plain and simple truth , amely easily seen , undisputed by all ...
The difference in our estimates of men lies in the fact that one individual is able to
get his goods into the show - window , and the other is not aware that he has any
show - window or any goods . “ The soul knows all things , and knowledge is ...
To make men lead beautiful lives is excellent , but the Reverend Doctor
Chapman , nor any of his colleagues , nor the denominations that they represent ,
will for an instant admit that the fact of a man living a beautiful life will save his
soul alive ...
The sternest comment that ever can be made against employers as a class , lies
in the fact that men of Ability usually succeed in showing their worth in spite of
their employer , and not with his assistance and encouragement . If you know the
These things exist — let us dispose of the subject by admitting it , and then
emphasize the fact that freckled farmer boys come out of the West and East and
often go to the front and do things in a masterly way to the There is one name that
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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.