Fibre & Fabric: A Record of American Textile Industries in the Cotton and Woolen Trade, Volume 28

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Page 221 - They are slaves who fear to speak For the fallen and the weak ; They are slaves who will not choose Hatred, scoffing, and abuse, Rather than in silence shrink From the truth they needs must think : They are slaves who dare not be In the right with two or three.
Page 157 - TRUE worth is in being, not seeming,— In doing each day that goes by Some little good — not in the dreaming Of great things to do by and by.
Page 200 - So, naturalists observe, a flea Has smaller fleas that on him prey; And- these have smaller still to bite 'em, And so proceed ad infinitum.
Page 37 - I love God," and hateth his brother, he is a liar: for he that loveth not his brother whom he hath seen, how can he love God whom he hath not seen? And this commandment have we from him, that he who loveth God love his brother also.
Page 37 - And let us not be weary in well doing : for 'in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.
Page 220 - What is the real good?" I asked in musing mood, "Order," said the law court; "Knowledge," said the school; "Truth," said the wise man; "Pleasure," said the fool; "Love," said the maiden; "Beauty," said the page; "Freedom," said the dreamer; "Home," said the sage; "Fame," said the soldier; "Equity," the seer. Spake my heart full sadly "The answer is not here.
Page 116 - THERE'S something in a flying horse, There's something in a huge balloon; But through the clouds I'll never float Until I have a little Boat, Whose shape is like the crescent-moon.
Page 168 - Lo, this only have I found, that God hath made man upright; but they have sought out many inventions.
Page 168 - How much a man is like his shoes ! For instance, both a sole may lose. Both have been tanned. Both are made tight By cobblers. Both get left and right. Both need a mate to be complete, And both are made to go on feet. They both need healing; oft are sold.
Page 195 - At last the time came when she might expect her husband back, so she dressed the baby in its best clothes, and herself put on a pretty blue dress which she knew her husband liked. You may fancy how glad this good wife was to see him come home safe and sound, and how the little girl clapped her hands, and laughed with delight when she saw the pretty toys her father had brought for her. He had much to tell of all the wonderful things he had seen upon the journey, and in the town itself. " I have brought...

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