Anna C. Brackett quotes

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If you read only the best, you will have no need of reading the other books, because the latter are nothing but a rehash of the be ...
We set up a certain aim, and put ourselves of our own will into the power of a certain current. Once having done that, we find our ...
There is a Restlessness springing from the consciousness of power not fully utilized, which must be present wherever there is unus ...
When you are waiting for a train, don't keep perpetually looking to see if it is coming. The time of its arrival is the business o ...
...if you are to gain any great amount of good from the world, you must attain a passive condition of mind. ...it is never to be f ...
He who receives a great many letters demanding answer, sees himself as if engaged in a hopeless struggle of one man against the re ...
You should go to picture-galleries and museums of sculpture to be acted upon, and not to express or try to form your own perfectly ...
Do not seek for information of which you cannot make use.
...pleasure lies in pursuit, not in the attainment. It is because of this, that society is never satisfied, and, however, wearied, ...
Look carefully through all the claims pressing upon you in your complicated life, and decide once and for all what it is that is t ...
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