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" In short, you must not attempt to enlarge your ideas, or polish your taste, or refine your sentiments ; but must keep on, in one beaten track, without turning aside, either to the right hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this.... "
The Rhode Island Educational Magazine - Page 179
edited by - 1852
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The Tourist: A Literary and Anti-slavery Journal, Volume 1

Antislavery movements - 1833
...; only do not repine because you are not rich. Is knowledge the pearl of price in your estimation ? That too may be purchased by steady application, and long solitary hours of study ğml reflection. " But,'' says the man of letters, " what a hardship is it that many an illiterate...
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The Dublin Penny Journal, Volume 1

Ireland - 1832
...then; only do not repine because you are not rich. Is knowledge the pearl of price in your estimation ? That too may be purchased by steady application and long solitary hours of study and reflection. " But," says the man of letters, " what a hardship is it, that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - Readers - 1838 - 336 pages
...or to the left. — " But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it." It is well ; be above it then ; only do not repine that you are not rich. 7. Is knowledge the pearl of price ? That, too, may be purchased — by steady application, and long...
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The Teacher's Manual: Being an Exposition of an Efficient and Economical ...

Thomas H. Palmer - Education - 1840 - 263 pages
...either to the right hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this. I feel a spirit above it.' 'Tis well : be above it, then ; only do...' But,' says the man of letters, ' what a hardship is it, that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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The Book of Illustrations; Or, Scripture Truths Exhibited by the Aid of ...

Henry George SALTER - History - 1840 - 532 pages
...either to the right hand or to the left. " But I cannot submit to drudgery like this. I feel a spirit above it." 'Tis well : be above it then ; only do...wise. But (says the man of letters) what a hardship is it, that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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Selections from Jeremy Taylor [and others] designed to assist in forming the ...

Edward Stanley Bosanquet - 1840
...either to the right hand or the left. "But T cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it." 'Tis well : be above it then ; only do...the pearl of price? That too may be purchased — by study, application, and long solitary hours of study and reflection. Bestow these, and you shall be...
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The English Journal of Education, Volume 2

Education - 1848
...hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to dudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it,' "Pis well : be above it then ; only do not repine that...wise. ' But (says the man of letters), what a hardship is it, that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...right or to the left. " But I cannot submit to drudgery like this. I feel a spirit above it." "Pis well ; be above it then ; only do not repine that..." But," says the man of letters, " what a hardship is it, that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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The Philosophy of the Active and Moral Powers of Man

Dugald Stewart - Ethics - 1849 - 428 pages
...hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this ; I feel a spirit above it.' 'T is well : be above it then ; only do not repine that you are not rich " ' But is it not some reproach upon the economy of Providence, that such a one, who is a mean, dirty...
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A Course of Reading for Common Schools and the Lower Classes of Academies ...

Henry Mandeville - Readers - 1851 - 377 pages
...pearl of price ? That too may be 17 purchased by steady application, and long solitary hours of 18 study and reflection. Bestow these, and you shall...wise.—" But," says the man of letters, " what a hardship 19 is it, that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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