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" And it is just the same with men's best wisdom. When you come to a good book, you must ask yourself, " Am I inclined to work as an Australian miner would ? Are my pickaxes and shovels in good order, and am I in good trim myself, my sleeves well up to... "
Right Reading: Words of Good Counsel on the Choice and Use of Books - Page 60
1902 - 97 pages
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The Living Age ..., Volume 208

1896
...thoroughly. Mr. Buskin puts tremendous stress upon this. When you come to a good book [he asserts] you must ask yourself, "Am I inclined to work as an...the elbow, and my breath good, and my temper?" And he goes on:— You must get into the habit of looking intensely at words, and assuring yourself of...
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Sesame and Lilies, etc

John Ruskin - Books and reading - 1865 - 119 pages
...trouble of , or anxiety, or chance, or waste of time, cut it 'away, and coin as much as, they seeded. But Nature does not manage it so. She puts it in little...". And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful one, the metal you are in search of being the author's...
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Pre-Raphaelitism

Pre-Raphaelitism - 1865 - 56 pages
...When you come to a good book, you must ask yourself, " Am I inclined to work as an Australian minor would ? Are my pickaxes and shovels in good order,...myself, my sleeves well up to the elbow, and my breath goĞd, and my temper ?" And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for...
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sesame and lilies

john ruskin, M.A. - 1866
...forces of the earth should not carry whatever there is of gold within it at once to the mountain tops, so that kings and people might know that all the gold...?" And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful one, the metal you are in search of being the author's...
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Sesame and Lilies: Two Lectures Delivered at Manchester in 1864

John Ruskin - Books and reading - 1867 - 196 pages
...a good book, you must ask yourself, " Am I inclined to work as an Australian miner would ? Are rav pickaxes and shovels in good order, and am I in good...?" And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful one, the metal you are in search of being the author's...
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The Works of John Ruskin, Honorary Student of Christ Church, Oxford: Sesame ...

John Ruskin - 1871
...earth, nobody knows where : you may dig long and find none ; you must dig painfully to find any. 14. And it is just the same with men's best wisdom. When..." And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful one, the metal you are in search of being the author's...
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Sesame and Lilies: Three Lectures

John Ruskin - Books and reading - 1871 - 241 pages
...earth, nobody knows where. You may dig long and find none ; you must dig painfully to find any. 14. And it is just the same with men's best wisdom. When...to the elbow, and my breath good, and my temper?" Arid keeping the figure a little longer, even at a cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful...
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Sesame and Lilies

John Ruskin - Books and reading - 1871 - 224 pages
...earth, nobody knows where : you may dig long and find none ; you must dig painfully to find any. 14. And it is just the same with men's best wisdom. When...well up to the elbow, and my " breath good, and my rrmprr ? And, keeping the figure a little laager, even at cost of tiresomeness. for it is a thoroughly...
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Sesame and Lilies: Three Lectures

John Ruskin - Books and reading - 1871 - 172 pages
...to a good book, you must ask yourself, " Am I inclined to work as an " Australian miner would ? Arc my pickaxes and " shovels in good order, and am I..." And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful one, the metal you are in search of being the author's...
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Sesame and Lilies: Two Lectures Delivered at Manchester in 1864

John Ruskin - Books and reading - 1872 - 119 pages
...and coin as much as they needed. But Nature does not manage it so. She puts it in little fissures hi the earth, nobody knows where: you may dig long and...?" And, keeping the figure a little longer, even at cost of tiresomeness, for it is a thoroughly useful one, the metal you are in search of being the author's...
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