The Forum, Volume 47 (Google eBook)

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Forum Publishing Company, 1912
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Page 417 - Therefore, on every morrow, are we wreathing A flowery band to bind us to the earth, Spite of despondence, of the inhuman dearth Of noble natures, of the gloomy days, Of all the unhealthy and o'er-darkened ways Made for our searching: yes, in spite of all, Some shape of beauty moves away the pall From our dark spirits
Page 245 - servant because he did the things that were commanded? " Even so ye also, when ye shall have done all the things that are commanded you, say, we are unprofitable servants; we have done that which it was our duty to do
Page 667 - Les plus desesperes sont les chants les plus beaux, Et j'en sais d'immortels qui sont de purs sanglots. One does not choose between tears, yet if some may be preferred to others it will be those to which de Musset referred. The
Page 243 - There was a man that was a householder which planted a vineyard, and set a hedge about it, and digged a wine-press in it, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen
Page 362 - friend. I never saw a moor, I never saw the sea, Yet know I how the heather looks And what a wave must be. I never spoke with God, Nor visited in Heaven, Yet certain am I of the spot, As if the chart were given.
Page 737 - I also desire to encourage and foster an appreciation of the advantages which I implicitly believe will result from the union of the English-speaking peoples throughout the world, and to encourage in the students from the United States of North America .... an attachment to the country from which they have sprung, but without, I hope,
Page 611 - possible to the mind; a thousand accidents may and will interpose a veil between our present consciousness and the secret inscriptions on the mind; accidents of the same sort will also rend away this veil; but alike, whether veiled or unveiled, the inscription remains forever.
Page 733 - (III) his qualities of manhood, truth, courage, devotion to duty, sympathy for and protection of the weak, kindliness, unselfishness, and fellowship, and (IV) his exhibition during school days of moral force of character, and of instincts to lead and to take an interest in his schoolmates; for these latter attributes will be likely in after life to guide him to esteem the performance of public
Page 244 - having a servant ploughing or keeping sheep, that will say unto him, when he is come in from the field, ' Come straightway and sit down to meat,' and will not rather say unto him,

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