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" These then are my last words to you: Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. "
The Will to Believe: And Other Essays in Popular Philosophy - Page 62
by William James - 1912 - 332 pages
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Voices of Hope, and Other Messages from the Hills: A Series of Essays on the ...

Horatio Willis Dresser - New Thought - 1898 - 213 pages
...Life may seem scarcely worth living, but the splendid opportunity is ours to make it worth living. " Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact," says Professor James. Human society may at present be immoral and unethical. Yet ours is the privilege...
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The Century, Volume 64

1902
...the thrilling words with which Professor James ends one of his most suggestive and salutary essays: These, then, are my last words to you: Be not afraid of life. Believe that life worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. The "scientific proof" that you are right...
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Agnosticism

Robert Flint - Agnosticism - 1903 - 664 pages
...think that those who say " believe what you wish," " believe what is in the line of your needs," " believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact," give imperfect and dangerous advice, and instead of helping to refute the agnostic play into his hands....
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Autobiography and diary of Elizabeth Parsons Channing: Gleanings of a ...

Elizabeth Parsons Channing - Women authors - 1907 - 304 pages
...great Founder had vividly appeared to me." December 1. I like much these words of Dr. William James, " Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and our belief will help create the fact." 6. " One must be a Christian, not in order to recognize what...
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University Lectures Delivered by Members of the Faculty in the Free Public ...

University of Pennsylvania - Architecture - 1917
..."Human Religion" is pretty much that with which James closes his little essay, "Is Life Worth Living?" "Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief helps create the fact. The scientific proof that you are right may not be clear before the day of judgment...
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Lessons in Community and National Life: Series A, for the Upper Classes of ...

Charles Hubbard Judd, Leon Carroll Marshall - Economic history - 1918 - 264 pages
...private business. There are some words of William James that express this call to public activity : These, then, are my last words to you: Be not afraid...that life is worth living, and your belief will help to create the fact. The "scientific" proof that you are right may not be clear before the day of judgment...
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Lessons in community and national life: Series B, for the first class of the ...

United States. Bureau of Education, United States. Office of Education, Charles Hubbard Judd, Leon Carroll Marshall, United States Food Administration - Business & Economics - 1918 - 264 pages
...private business. There are some words of William James that express this call to public activity : These, then, are my last words to you: Be not afraid...that life is worth living, and your belief will help to create the fact. The "scientific" proof that you are right ma}' not be clear before the day of judgment...
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Lessons in Community and National Life: Series A, for the Upper Classes of ...

Charles Hubbard Judd, Leon Carroll Marshall - Economic history - 1918 - 264 pages
...words to you: Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help to create the fact The "scientific" proof that you are...right may not be clear before the day of judgment * * * is reached. But the faithful fighters of this hour * * * may turn to the faint-hearted who here...
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Harvard Alumni Bulletin, Volume 19

1916
...resolved to live again. William James thus concludes the essay in which he discusses the worth of living: "These, then, are my last words to you : Be not afraid of life. . . . The 'scientific proof that you are right may not be clear before the day of judgment . . . is...
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The Grammar of Social Relations: The Major Essays of Louis Schneider

Louis Schneider - Social Science - 369 pages
...intellectual stock in trade the inspirational literature manifests. "Believe," he says at one point, "that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact" (Essays, p. 311. However, the literature, taking the stance that "faith is the answer," hardly bothers...
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