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The book of today,

Author: Arthur Brisbane
Publisher: New York, International magazine Company, 1923.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brisbane, Arthur, 1864-1936.
Book of today.
New York, International magazine company, 1923
(OCoLC)566067146
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Brisbane
OCLC Number: 280345
Description: 192 pages including frontispiece (portrait) 20 cm
Contents: Fifty years past --
and fifty to come --
The snail goes like a rabbit --
The death of enthusiasm --
The span of life --
What animal controls your spirit? --
Why is married life dull --
What are we here for? --
"Throwing money to the birds --
sowing sorrow" --
What kind of blinders do you wear? --
What sort of ambition should a man have? --
The truth sets you free --
Every day the sun rises --
this world is better --
Are you one of those that push the world along? --
Poverty --
the great curse --
The unknown land --
Keep at your work and it will keep you --
Young men shall see visions --
old men shall dream dreams --
The importance of religion in man --
The desert of time wasted --
You must do your own climbing --
Be grateful to the power that "pulls" you --
Thought and spirit --
Do our souls come back and live in other bodies? --
"Well, it's just a friendly game" --
Imagination is power --
We long for immortal imperfection --
we can't have it --
The existence of God --
parable of the blind kittens --
Have the animals souls? --
Discontent the motive power of progress --
The "criminal" class --
Who is independent? Nobody --
How marriage began --
Man's willingness to work --
The three best things in the world --
The value of solitude --
The value of poverty to the world --
Those who laugh at a drunken man --
Law cannot stop drunkenness --
education can --
Woman sustains, guides and controls the world --
Two kinds of discontent --
The Earth is only a front yard --
The cow that kicks her weaned calf is all heart --
Woman's vanity is useful --
Too little and too much.
Responsibility: by Arthur Brisbane.

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