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Page 271 - Each ounce of dross costs its ounce of gold; For a cap and bells our lives we pay, Bubbles we buy with a whole soul's tasking: 'Tis heaven alone that is given away, 'Tis only God may be had for the asking.
Page 517 - And the eye cannot say unto the hand, I have no need of thee: nor again the head to the feet, I have no need of you.
Page 104 - We will never bring disgrace to this, our City by any act of dishonesty or cowardice, nor ever desert our suffering comrades in the ranks. We will fight for the ideals and sacred things of the City both alone and with many. We will revere and obey the City's laws and do our best to incite a. like respect and reverence in those above us who are prone to annul or set them at naught We will strive unceasingly to quicken the public's sense of civic duty.
Page 610 - That in order to aid in diffusing among the people of the United States useful and practical information on subjects relating to agriculture and home economics, and to encourage the application of the same...
Page 2 - That the said corporation shall further have power to have and to use a common seal and to alter and change the same at its pleasure ; to sue or to be sued in any court of the United States, or other court of competent jurisdiction ; to make by-laws not inconsistent with the provisions of this act or of the Constitution of the United States ; to take or receive, whether by gift, grant, devise, bequest, or purchase, any real or personal estate...
Page 2 - To elevate the character and advance the interests of the profession of teaching, and to promote the cause of popular education in the United States.
Page 170 - The moral is, that the states of America are not hostile rivals, but cooperating friends, and that their growing sense of community of interest, alike in matters political and in matters economic, is likely to give them a new significance as factors in international affairs and in the political history of the world.
Page 787 - You can fool some of the people all the time, and all of the people some of the time ; but you can't fool all the people all the time.
Page 642 - I disliked the trade, and had a strong inclination for the sea, but my father declared against it...
Page 5 - ... corporation so existing, to the same effect as if such new corporation had itself incurred the obligation or liability to pay such debt or damages, and no action or proceeding before any court or tribunal shall be deemed to have abated or been discontinued by reason of this act. Sec ii.

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