|They sailed from Delft Haven one hundred and four in number, fifty-eight of whom |
were graduates of Oxford and ... the personal claim to be a self-made man,
ironically remarked, "Yes, he is a self-made man, and he worships his creator.
|Colton, Charles Caleb There is this paradox in pride -- it makes some men |
ridiculous, but prevents others from becoming so. - Colton, Charles Caleb A self-
made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator. - Cowper, William It ain't
|A prince can mak a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that; But an honest |
man's aboon his might: Guid faith, he maunna fa' that. Burns— For A' That and A'
... 13 Sighing that Nature formed but one such man, And broke the die — in
moulding Sheridan. ... L. 233. 30 A self-made man? Yes — and worships his
Anna Lydia Ward - 1889 - 701 pages
|A self-made man ? Yes ; and worships his creator. 4916 Henry Clapp : A Jest. A |
great man is an abstraction of some one excellence; but whoever fancies himself
an abstraction of excellence, so far from being great, may be sure that he is a ...
|the early morning and lighting one's own fire," and so on. Here is a writer in the |
Saturday ... Was not this as clever as Henry Clapp's utterance : "Yes, Horace is a
self-made man ; and he worships his creator !" ***** "Women are the inheritors of ...
1917 - 2000 pages
|A self-made man? Yes; and worships his creator. — Henry Clapp. He who, to be |
happy, needs nothing but himself, is happy. — Auerbach. Other people are least
satisfied with those women who are best satisfied with themselves. — Mine, de ...
Laurence J. Peter - 1993 - 544 pages
|Failures are usually the most conceited of men. — D. H. ... —King Alfonso X of |
Spain (1252-1284) A self-made man? Yes — and worships his creator. —William
... Salvador Dali One of my chief regrets during my years in the 126 CONCEIT.
|... said about him. Said Clapp : "Horace Greeley is emphatically a self-made man, |
and he worships his Creator. ... "Yes, yes," replied the Professor, "I see ; that
accounts for the number of calves around the door!" Curiously ... Lord E. F , a
captain in the regiment, sauntered one day into the Royal Arcade, Dublin. After
Henry Mills Alden, Thomas Bucklin Wells, Lee Foster Hartman - 1868
|Seated next me I saw an elderly, hard-featured, sober-looking man, leaning with |
both hands on a stick and eying the stick with great ... self-made man, and he
worships his Creator . ... The genial Professor soon made his appearance at the
top of the stairs. ... "Yes, yes," replied the Professor, "I see; that accounts for the
number of calves around the door! ... high and low, with whom they were placed :
Lord E. F , a captain in the regiment, sauntered one day into the Royal Arcade,
Justin Wintle, Richard Kenin - 1978 - 860 pages
|Yes, I have climbed to the top of the greasy pole. On himself, reminiscence ... |
Someone wrote to me yesterday that no Jew for 1800 years has played so great
a part in the world ... He is a self-made man, and worships his creator. John
Bright, in ...