Billerica [Massachusetts] Garden Suburb, Volumes 1-4

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1912 - 104 pages
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Page 4 - Let me live In my house by the side of the road, Where the race of men go by — They are good, they are bad.
Page 11 - We will never bring disgrace to this, our City by any act of dishonesty or cowardice, nor ever desert our suffering comrades in the ranks. We will fight for the ideals and sacred things of the City both alone and with many.
Page 11 - We will fight for the ideals and sacred things of the city, both alone and with many; we will revere and obey the city's laws and do our best to incite a like respect and reverence...
Page 8 - There is a tide in the affairs of men Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life Is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat; And we must take the current when it serves, Or lose our ventures.
Page 8 - Such waters, and the lands which they cover, either at all times, or at least when the tide is in, are incapable of ordinary and private occupation, cultivation and improvement; and their natural and primary uses are public in their nature, for highways of navigation and commerce, domestic and foreign, and for the purpose of fishing of all the King's subjects.
Page 8 - It is a title held in trust for the people of the State that they may enjoy the navigation of the waters, carry on commerce over them, and have liberty of fishing therein freed from the obstruction or interference of private parties.
Page 3 - The glory of Lebanon shall come unto thee, The fir tree, the pine tree, and the box together, To beautify the place of my sanctuary ; And 1 will make the place of my feet glorious.
Page 8 - Committee. (2) It shall be the duty of the Chairman to preside at all meetings and to maintain compliance with established procedures.
Page 1 - With patient mind thy course of duty run : God nothing does, nor suffers to be done, But thou wouldst do thyself, if thou couldst see The end of all events as well as he.
Page 2 - ... instrument, to be used until broken and then to be cast aside; and if he is worth his salt he will care no more when he is broken than a soldier cares when he is sent where his life is forfeit in order that the victory may be won. In the long fight for righteousness the watchword for all of us is spend and be spent. It is of little matter whether any one man fails or succeeds; but the cause shall not fail, for it is the cause of mankind.

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