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Page 12 - The most valuable result of education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you ought to do when it ought to be done whether you like it or not.
Page 257 - recited it just as he did, and you said 'No!'" "Why didn't you say ' Yes' and stick to it? It is not enough to know your lesson; you must know that you know it. You have learned nothing until you are sure. If all the world says 'No,' your business is to say ' Yes' and prove it.
Page 296 - of facts about it, but the meaning of his community life, what it does for him and how it does it, what the community has a right to expect from him and how he may fulfill his obligation, meanwhile cultivating in him the essential qualities and habits of good citizenship.
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Page 19 - Character is that body of active tendencies and interests in the individual which make him open, ready, warm to certain aims, and callous, cold, blind to others, and which accordingly habitually tend to make him acutely aware of and favorable to certain sorts of consequences, and ignorant of or hostile to other consequences.
Page 296 - meanwhile cultivating in him the essential qualities and habits of good citizenship. The good citizen may be defined as a person who habitually conducts himself with proper regard for the welfare of the community of which he is a member, and who is active and intelligent in his cooperation with his fellow members to that end.
Page 309 - 5. Geography is the exact and organized knowledge of the distribution of phenomena on the surface of the Earth, culminating in the explanation of the interactions of Man with his terrestrial environment.