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" TV/FASTER of human destinies am I ; Fame, love, and fortune on my footsteps wait; Cities and fields I walk ; I penetrate Deserts and seas remote, and, passing by Hovel and mart and palace, soon or late I knock unbidden once at every gate. If sleeping,... "
Technical World Magazine - Page 439
by American School (Lansing, Ill.) - 1905
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Poems of sentiment and reflection

1912
...here a name, I trust, That will not perish in the dust. Robert Southey [1774-1843] OPPORTUNITY MASTER of human destinies am I! Fame, love, and fortune on...every state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe 279 Poems of Sentiment and Reflection Save death; but those who doubt or hesitate, Condemned to failure,...
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History of Idaho: A Narrative Account of Its Historical Progress ..., Volume 3

Hiram Taylor French - 1914
...opportunity as expressed by the late John J. Ingalls, the brilliant Kansas statesman and writer, who wrote: "I knock unbidden once at every gate. If sleeping,...rise before I turn away. It is the hour of fate." Others believe that opportunity is ever present, but reveals itself only to him of a discerning mind,...
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Fireside Papers

Frederic Rowland Marvin - 1915 - 357 pages
...as the distinguished senator and the most renowed debater of his day. Thus runs the poem: " Master of human destinies am I ! Fame, love, and fortune...or late I knock unbidden, once, at every gate ! If feasting, rise; if sleeping, wake before I turn away. It is the hour of fate; And they who follow me...
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Current Economic Problems: A Series of Readings in the Control of Industrial ...

Walton Hale Hamilton - 1916 - 789 pages
...by them ? But these are only three out of this thousand. 47. Opportunity BY JOHN J. INGALLS Master of human destinies am I ! Fame, love, and fortune...rise before I turn away. It is the hour of fate And those who follow me reach every state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe Save death ; but those...
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Sunflowers: A Book of Kansas Poems

Willard Austin Wattles - 1917 - 208 pages
...of God's way As here, where I brush elbows with a thousand every day. Harry Kemp Opportunity Master of human destinies am I! Fame, love, and fortune on...and seas remote, and passing by Hovel and mart and palaqe, soon or late I knock unbidden once at every gate ! If sleeping, wake; if feasting, rise before...
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Men who are Making America

Bertie Charles Forbes - 1917 - 442 pages
...a lifetime, not once, as sang the poet who put these words into the mouth of "Opportunity": Master of human destinies am I! Fame, love, and fortune on...once at every gate! If sleeping, wake; if feasting, nse before I turn away. It is the hour of fate, And they who follow me reach every state Mortals desire,...
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A Handbook of New England

1917
...insurgent even before the time of mugwumps, but will be best remembered for his poem " Fate " : "Master of human destinies am I; Fame, love, and fortune on...knock unbidden once at every gate. If sleeping, wake; feasting, rise before I turn away. It is the hour of fate, And they who follow me reach every state...
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The World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture, Volume 4

Michael Vincent O'Shea, Ellsworth D. Foster, George Herbert Locke - 1918
...his literary talent ; his best-known poem, Opportunity, printed below, is destined to live: Master of human destinies am I ! Fame, love and fortune on...state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe Save death ; and those who doubt and hesitate, Condemned to failure, penury and woe, Seek me in vain and uselessly...
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An eighth reader

William Iler Crane, William Henry Wheeler - 1919
...: far away. mart: the place where riches are acquired. penury : great poverty. OPPORTUNITY " Master of human destinies am I ! Fame, love, and fortune...mart and palace — soon or late I knock unbidden at every gate ! 227 And they who follow me reach every state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe...
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Readings in Literature

Franklin Benjamin Dyer, Mary J.. Brady - 1919
...most? Page 116. Opportunity. This poem seems a fitting reply to another, in which Opportunity says, " I knock unbidden once at every gate — If sleeping,...feasting, rise before I turn away. It is the hour of fate, . . . for I return no more." Page 117. The House by the Side of the Road. Good fellowship, friendliness,...
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