Education, Volume 37

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New England Publishing Company, 1917 - Education
 

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Page 192 - Swift as a shadow, short as any dream, Brief as the lightning in the collied night, That, in a spleen, unfolds both heaven and earth, And ere a man hath power to say, — Behold ! The jaws of darkness do devour it up r So quick bright things come to confusion.
Page 190 - Amen, amen ! But come what sorrow can, It cannot countervail the exchange of joy That one short minute gives me in her sight. Do thou but close our hands with holy words, Then love-devouring death do what he dare. It is enough I may but call her mine.
Page 36 - Now, who shall arbitrate? Ten men love what I hate, Shun what I follow, slight what I receive; Ten, who in ears and eyes Match me: we all surmise, They this thing, and I that: whom shall my soul believe? Not on the vulgar mass Called "work...
Page 44 - I found, in brief, that all great nations learned their truth of word, and strength of thought, in war; that they were nourished in war, and wasted by peace ; taught by war, and deceived by peace ; trained by war, and betrayed by peace ; — in a word, that they were born in war, and expired in peace.
Page 101 - He roved among the vales and streams, In the green wood and hollow dell; They were his dwelling night and day, — But nature ne'er could find the way Into the heart of Peter Bell. 'In vain, through every changeful year, Did Nature lead him as before; A primrose by a river's brim A yellow primrose was to him, And it was nothing more.
Page 187 - Although I joy in thee, I have no joy of this contract to-night. It is too rash, too unadvised, too sudden ; Too like the lightning, which doth cease to be, Ere one can say — It lightens.* Sweet, good night!
Page 292 - A unit represents a year's study in any subject in a secondary school, constituting approximately a quarter of a full year's work.
Page 491 - A society which makes provision for participation in its good of all its members on equal terms and which secures flexible readjustment of its institutions through interaction of the different forms of associated life is in so far democratic.
Page 314 - I could wish this were said with as much authority of reason, as it is with forwardness of assurance ; and that this practice were established upon good observation, more than old custom ; for it is evident, that strength of memory is owing to a happy constitution, and not to any habitual improvement got by exercise.
Page 376 - To him that hath shall be given ; and from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he hath.

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