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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... and Chapman will be but a bad taste in the mouth , and Sunday , Chæffer ,
Torrey , Biederwolf and Company , a troubled dream von To preach hagiology to
civilized people is a lapse that Nemesis will not overlook . America stands for the
... the There is one name that stands out in history like a beacon light after all
these twenty - five hundred years have passed , just because the man had the
sublime genius of discovering Ability as That man is Pericles . Pericles made
If it fails you get the blame * And should the anvil chorus become so persistent
that there is danger of discord taking the place of harmony , stand by your new
man , even tho it is necessary to give the blue envelope to every antediluvian .
Stand by your teachers — they are doing the best they can . If the place is faulty ,
make it a better place by an example of cheerfully doing your work every day the
best you can . Mind your own business . If the concern where you are employed ...
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
Elbert Hubbard. stand by the institution that he represents . Q I think if I worked for
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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.