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Earth Prayers: 365 Prayers, Poems, and Invocations from Around the World - Page 108
by Elizabeth Roberts, Elias Amidon - 1991 - 480 pages
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A Man's Value to Society: Studies in Self-culture and Character

Newell Dwight Hillis - 1900 - 327 pages
...pathetic eloquence he said, "It is, indeed, forbidden me to write or speak, but not to aspire and be. To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather...worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich; to do all cheerfully, bear all bravely; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart;...
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The Unitarian, Volume 12

Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott - 1897
...beautifully sketched in what he calls his Symphony might well be the wish and aim of all : — "To live content with small means, To seek elegance rather...than luxury, And refinement rather than fashion ; To bear all cheerfully, Do all bravely ; To listen to birds and stars, To babes and sages, with open heart...
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Mind, Volume 8

1901
...body." Channing has beautifully described this teachable, open-minded attitude in the following words : "To study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry...
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The Pacific Monthly: A Magazine of Education and Progress, Volumes 4-6

William Bittle Wells, Lute Pease - 1900
...himself — here is a task for all a man has of fortitude and delicacy. Roht'rt Louis Stevenson. To live content with small means, to seek elegance rather...bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, never hurry; In a word, to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common....
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School and Home Education, Volume 21

George Pliny Brown, George Alfred Brown, William Chandler Bagley - 1901
...expression of as comprehensive a working ideal as I know of, the following words of Channing : "To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather...gently, act frankly ; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages ; to bear all cheerfully, to do all bravely, await occasions hurry never — in...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 18

1900
...wide and eight inches long, and is a quaint example of typography. — Live Matter. MY SYMPHONY. " To live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...gently, act frankly, to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open hearts ; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry...
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Proceedings

National Education Association of the United States - 1898
...as we do as well as we know, we shall breed children who will live up to Channing's high ideal : To live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly j to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages with open hearts ; to bear all cheerfully, do all...
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The Church at Home and Abroad, Volume 24

Henry Addison Nelson, Albert B. Robinson - 1898
...luxury, Refinement rather than fashion ; To be worthy, not simply respectable ; And wealthy, not simply rich ; To study hard, think quietly, Talk gently, act frankly ; To listen with open heart to birds and stars, To babea and sages ; To bear all cheerfully, do all bravely ; Await...
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Science and Industry, Volume 3

1899
...goal of perfect contentment. zation of the unprofitableness of mere artificial aids to happiness : To live content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...respectable, and wealthy, not rich ; to study hard, think quickly, talk gently, act frankly ; to listen to stars and birds, babes and sages, with open heart...
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Right Living as a Fine Art: A Study of Channings̓ Symphony as an Outline of ...

Newell Dwight Hillis, William Henry Channing - 1899 - 52 pages
...of our hands upon us; yea, the work of our hands establish thou it." Psalm xc: 17. MY SYMPHONY. TO LIVE content with small means ; to seek elegance rather...worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich ; to listen to stars and birds, babes and sages with open heart ; to study hard ; to think quietly, act...
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