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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. "
Pratt Institute Monthly - Page 341
1896
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New Outlook, Volume 104

Alfred Emanuel Smith, Francis Walton - Social Science - 1913
...expressed the same 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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Medical Herald, Volume 32

Medicine - 1913
...Fassett and S. Grover Burnett OUR SLOGAN: "Fewer and Better Medical Journals." EMERSON'S FAMOUS EPIGRAM "If a man can write a better book, preach a better...make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he builds his house In the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." — Ralph Waldo Emerson....
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Medical Herald, Volume 35

Medicine - 1916
...Building, Kansas City, Mo. OUR SLOGAN: "Fewer and Better Medical Journals." EMERSON'S FAMOUS EPIGRAM "If n man can write a better book, preach a better sermon,...make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he builds his house In the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." — Ralph Waldo Emerson....
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Medical Herald, Volume 31

Medicine - 1912
...Burnett OUR SLOGAN: "Fewer and Better Medical Journals." EMERSON'S FAMOUS EPIGRAM "If a man can write V better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he builds his house In the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." — Ralph Waldo Emerson....
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Medical Herald, Volume 30

Medicine - 1911
...book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he builds his bouse In the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." — Ralph Waldo Emerson. 'THE OPEN DOOR." We have no latch-string; our door Is always open to those...
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Borrowings, a Compilation of Helpful Thoughts from Great Authors

Oakland (Calif.). First Unitarian Church. Ladies - Quotations - 1891 - 83 pages
...is it not as if the rose had climbed My garden wall, and blossomed on the other Side? —Alice Gary. If a man can write a better book, preach a better...a better mouse-trap, than his neighbor, though he builds his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — Emerson. " Somewhere...
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Pushing to the Front: Or, Success Under Difficulties; a Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - Conduct of life - 1894 - 312 pages
...cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. OLD SONG. If s man can write a better book, preach a better sermon,...mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he build his house in to* woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door. — EMEHSON. Seize upon truth, where'er 't...
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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 - Success - 1896 - 332 pages
...doing completely. — PERSIAN PROVERB. He who does well will always have patrons enough. — PLAUTUS. If a man can write a better book, preach a better...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 undone. — GII.PIN....
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Pushing to the Front, Or Success Under Difficulties: A Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - 1896
...cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. OLD SONG. If a man can write a better book, preach a better...will make a beaten path to his door. — EMERSON. Seize upon truth, where'er 'tis found, Amongst your friends, amongst your foes, On Christian or on...
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