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" MASTER 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, wake... "
The Technical World Magazine - Page 433
1904
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The World's Work ...: A History of Our Time, Volume 24

Walter Hines Page, Arthur Wilson Page - 1912
...footsteps wait; Cities and fields I walk; I penetrate Deserts and seas remote, and passing by Hovel, the mart, and palace, soon or late I knock unbidden once...me in vain and uselessly implore. I answer not, and 1 return no more. I submit that the difference in the moral as well as in the artistic elevation of...
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Poems of sentiment and reflection

1912
...me reach every state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe 279 Poems of Sentiment and Reflection Save death; but those who doubt or hesitate, Condemned...implore. I answer not, and I return no more! John James Ingalls [1833-1900] OPPORTUNITY THEY do me wrong who say I come no more When once I knock and...
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The Indian Princess, Me-nung-gah: And Other Poems

Addison Woodard Stubbs - 1912 - 148 pages
...they who follow me reach every state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe Save death; but those who hesitate, Condemned to failure, penury and woe, Seek...uselessly implore, I answer not and I return no more. The foregoing lines from the pen of the talented Ingalls, US Senator from Kansas, 1873-91, have been...
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Salesmanship for Women ...

Mrs. Adelaide (Benedict) Roche - 1913 - 136 pages
...the goods sold, nor can they ask a customer of theirs for the names of prospective buyers." "Master of human destinies am I ! Fame, love and fortune on...answer not and I return no more." — John J. Ingalls. "3 ALL IN THE STATE OF MIND. If you think you're beaten you are. If you think you dare not you don't....
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The Upper Trail

James Robert Gettys - 1913 - 97 pages
...fallacies ever couched in classic language is the little poem by John J. Ingalls on "Opportunity:" Master of human destinies am I, Fame, love, and fortune on...uselessly implore; I answer not, and I return no more. That is fatalism complete. That hangs leaden weights upon the wings of ambition, and strangles hope...
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The American Missionary, Volume 74

1920
...that Senator Ingalls felt that he could assert this without qualification : "Master of human destities am I. Fame, love, and fortune on my footsteps wait....uselessly implore ; I answer not, and I return no more." When, however, we come down to cold solid prose we know that opportunity does not ' ' knock unbidden...
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One Hundred and One Famous Poems: With a Prose Supplement

1920 - 186 pages
...Cities and fields I walk; I penetrate Deserts and seas remote, and, passing by Hovel, and mart, arid palace, soon or late I knock unbidden once at every...uselessly implore — I answer not, and I return no more.Waiting JOHN BURROUGHS (Born April 3, 1837; ) Serene, I fold my hands and wait, Nor care for wind...
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Story Hour Readings, Book 6

Ernest Clark Hartwell - 1921
...the hour of fate, And they who follow me reach every state Mortals desire, and conquer every foe 10 Save Death ; but those who doubt or hesitate, Condemned...uselessly implore. I answer not, and I return no more ! COMMUNITY AND COUNTRY Happy are all free peoples too strong to be dispossessed; But blessed are those...
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Putnam's Ready Speech-maker: What to Say and how to Say it

Edwin Hamlin Carr - 1922 - 283 pages
...me, But only God can make a tree. (Reprinted by permission) . — Joyce Kilmer. OPPORTUNITY Master of human destinies am I. Fame, love, and fortune on...implore, I answer not, and I return no more. — John J. Ingalh. Jft OPPORTUNITY They do me wrong who say I come no more, When once I knock and fail to find...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...dead men, or dead ones who natter themselves that they are alive. ELBERT HUBBARD. In The Philistine. I I knock unbidden once at every gate — If sleeping,...answer not, and I return no more. JOHN J. INGALLS — Opportunity. (See also HUBBARD, MALONE) 2 They do me wrong who say I come no more, When once I...
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