Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life, the life of toil and effort, of labor and strife; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to the man... "
Masterpieces of Eloquence: Famous Orations of Great World Leaders from Early ... - Page 10871
edited by - 1905 - 11114 pages
Full view - About this book

The Works of Theodore Roosevelt: The strenuous life

Theodore Roosevelt - 1901
...life of toil and effort, of labor and strife ; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to...these wins the splendid ultimate triumph. A life of slothful ease, a life of that peace which springs merely from lack either of desire or of power to...
Full view - About this book

Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Volume 45

Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George Henry Warner - 1902
...through the book: <( I wish," says the author, "to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to...and who, out of these, wins the splendid ultimate triumph.8 Among the subjects ably treated are "Expansion and Peace," "Civic Helpfulness, "Character...
Full view - About this book

"Honey"

Helen Mathers - 1902 - 290 pages
...comes, not to the man who desires more easy peace, but to the man who does not shrink from hardships, or from bitter toil ; and who out of these wins the splendid ultimate triumphs.' " " But I thought," I murmured, " that we were not to have any triumphs — only to labour...
Full view - About this book

The Book Buyer, Volume 21

1900
...the only life that counts. " I wish," he says,"to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to...out of these wins the splendid ultimate triumph." Is that the highest form of success ? And when all is over, does the ultimate triumph rest with the...
Full view - About this book

Appleton's Magazine, Volume 2

1903
...earnest effort : "I wish to preach the highest form of success which comes not to the man who desires easy peace, but to the man who does not shrink from danger, from hardship, or from bitter toil. . . A healthy state can exist only when the men and women who make it up lead clean, vigorous, healthy...
Full view - About this book

The Building Laws of Human Character; Or, Every Man's Monitor ...

1903 - 163 pages
...the life of toil and effort, of labor and strife; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to the man who does not shirk from hardship, or from bitter toil, and who, out of these, wins the splendid, ultimate triumph....
Full view - About this book

The Roosevelt Book: Selections from the Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt - 1904 - 189 pages
...the life of toil and effort, of labor and strife; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to...these wins the splendid ultimate triumph. A life of slothful ease, a life of that peace which springs merely from lack either of desire or of power to...
Full view - About this book

THEODORE ROOSEVELT THE CITIZENS

JACOB A. RIIS - 1904
...the life of toil and effort, of labor and strife; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to the man who does not shrink from danger, from hardships, or from bitter toil, and who out of these wins the splendid ultimate triumph," On practical...
Full view - About this book

Theodore Roosevelt, the Citizen

Jacob August Riis - 1904 - 471 pages
...the life of toil and effort, of labor and strife; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to the man who does not shrink from W H CO >< O H H 2 JF WS > S a /", o o o Q O a danger, from hardships, or from bitter toil, and who...
Full view - About this book

American Boys' Life of Theodore Roosevelt

Edward Stratemeyer - 1904 - 311 pages
...life of toil and effort ; of labor and strife ; to preach that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to the man who does not shirk from danger, from hardship, or from bitter toil, and who out of these wins the splendid ultimate...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF