Wisconsin Journal of Education, Volume 8 (Google eBook)

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The Association, 1864 - Education
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Page 141 - ready man, and writing an exact man ; and therefore if a man write little, he had need have a great memory ; if he confer little be had need have a present wit ; and if he
Page 171 - By the gods You shall digest the venom of your spleen, Though it do split you ; for from this day forth, I'll use you for my mirth, yea for my laughter, When you are waspish.
Page 70 - An amount of public land, to be apportioned to each State a quantity equal to 30,000 acres for each Senator and representative in Congress to which the States are respectively entitled by the apportionment under the census of 1860.
Page 210 - in the -branches of the trees and the green blades of the grass. It haunts the depths of the earth and sea, and gleams out in the hues of the shell and precious stone. And not only in these minute objects, but the ocean, the mountains, the
Page 37 - terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of superiority, you lay the foundation of lasting mischief ; you make brothers and sisters hate each
Page 37 - A man (said he) very skillful in his little way." With him he continued two years, and then rose to be under the care of Mr. Hunter, the head-master, who, according to his account, " was very severe, and wrong-headedly severe. He used (said he) to beat us unmercifully ; and he did not
Page 210 - all overflow with beauty. The Universe is its temple, and those who are alive to it can not lift their eyes without feeling themselves encompassed with it on every side. An infinite joy is lost to the world by the want of culture of this spiritual
Page 278 - How sweet the name of Jesus sounds In a believer's ear ; It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds, And drives away his
Page 37 - Latin for a candlestick, which the boy could not expect to be asked. Now, sir, if a boy could answer every question there would be no need of a master to teach him." Johnson, however, was very sensible how much he owed
Page 362 - The annual meeting of each school district shall be held on the last Monday of September, in each year. The hour of such meeting shall be seven o'clock in the afternoon, unless otherwise provided by a vote of the district, duly recorded, at the last previous annual meeting : Provided, That at

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