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" If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap than his neighbor, though he builds his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. "
Medical Herald - Page 52
1914
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New Outlook, Volume 104

Alfred Emanuel Smith, Francis Walton - 1913
...idea better when he said, " Let a man make a better mouse-trap than his neighbors, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door;" and this was the controlling factor of many of the business concerns of twenty years or more ago. Comparatively...
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Borrowings, a Compilation of Helpful Thoughts from Great Authors

1891 - 83 pages
...blossomed on the other Side? —Alice Gary. If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap, than his neighbor, though...woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — Emerson. " Somewhere in the secret of every sou Is the hidden gleam of a perfect life." OPPORTUNITY....
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Pacific Coast Dentist, Volume 1

1893
...from the mending of a shoe to the most skillful operation in dentistry, even though he hides himself in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. I will gladly welcome the time when every dentist will not only have the degree of DDS but MD also....
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How to Succeed: Or, Stepping Stones to Fame and Fortune

Orison Swett Marden - 1896 - 332 pages
...better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — EMERSON. I hate a thing done by halves. If it be right, do it boldly; if it be wrong, leave it...
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Pushing to the Front: Or Success Under Difficulties, a Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - 1896 - 416 pages
...better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — EMERSON. Seize upon truth, where'er 'tis found, Amongst your friends, amongst your foes, On Christian...
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Pushing to the Front, Or, Success Under Difficulties: A Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - 1896
...better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — EMERSON. Seize upon truth, where'er 'tis found, Amongst your friends, amongst your foes, On Christian...
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Annual Report of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Issue 13

Pennsylvania. Dept. of Agriculture - 1908
...better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." It is this effort on the part of many who have a real, genuine interest in dairy researches that is...
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Success: A Book of Ideals, Helps, and Examples for All Desiring to Make the ...

Orison Swett Marden - 1897 - 347 pages
...better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — Emerton. Thingi done well, and with a care, Exempt themselves from fear. — Shalcetprare. Aim...
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Pacific Medico-dental Gazette, Volume 6

1898
...to be anything you are not. Emerson says, " If a man can preach a better sermon, write a better book or make a better mousetrap than his neighbor, though...woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." That is patting it pretty strong. Other things must be equal. To stop unprofessional conduct we must...
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Borrowings: A Compilation of Helpful Thoughts

Fabiola hospital association - 1899
...blossomed on the other side? —Alice Cory. If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap, than his neighbor, though...woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — Emerson. "Somewhere in the secret of every soul Is the hidden gleam of a perfect life." OPPORTUNITY...
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