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" If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will efface it; if we rear temples, they will crumble into dust; but if we work upon immortal minds, if we imbue them with principles, with the just fear of God and love of our fellow-men,... "
Wisdom of the Wise: Pithy and Pointed Sayings of the Best Authors - Page 43
by Caroline Louisa Hunt - 1891 - 95 pages
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Friends Intelligencer: A Religious and Family Journal, Volume 25

1869
...his heart is carving for Heaven and imperishable fame. For as an illustrious statesman has said : " If we work upon marble it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will efface it ; but if we work upon our immortal minds, if we imbue them with the just fear of God and our fellow...
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Report, Volume 24

New Hampshire State Board of Education - 1870
...enough to impress upon your minds the necessity of attending to such duties. "If we work upon marble,it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will efface...work upon immortal minds, — if we imbue them with good principles, with the just fear of God and our fellow-men, we engrave on those tablets something...
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Life of Daniel Webster, Volume 2

George Ticknor Curtis - 1870
...imperishable, that they will bear the impress which we place upon them through endless ages to come. If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work...will efface it If we rear temples, they will crumble to the dust. But if we work on men's immortal minds, if we imbue them with high principles, with the...
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The Educational Journal of Virginia

Charles Henry Winston, Richard M. Smith, D. Lee Powell, John Meredith Strother, H. H. Harris, John Patrick McGuire, Rodes Massie, William Fayette Fox, Harry Fishburne Estill (F.), Richard Ratcliffe Farr, John Lee Buchanan, George R. Pace - Education - 1882
...exceedingly useful aid. IF we work upon marble, it will perish; if we work on brass, time will affect it; if we rear temples they will crumble into dust;...we work upon immortal minds, if we imbue them with principles, with the just fear of God, and love of our fellow-men, we engrave on those tablets something...
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Circular of Information of the Bureau of Education, for ..., Volume 11

Education - 1891
...edification of the whole people, he is not, he can not be an American statesman."— HORACE MANN. " If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time \oill efface it; if wt rear temples, they will crumble to the dust ; but if we work upon immortal minds...
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Annual Report of the Board of Education

Rhode Island. Board of Education - Education - 1871
...imperishable, that they will bear the impress which we place upon them, through endless ages to come. If we work upon marble, it will perish. If we work upon brass, time will efface it. If we rear the most magnificent temples, they will crumble to dust. But if we work upon immortal minds, if we...
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The Sixth Reader of the United States Series: Embracing, in Brief, the ...

Marcius Willson - Indiana - 1872 - 372 pages
...shall seldom purchase what our circumstances will not afford. rv. INSTRUCTION : ^Enduring Records. If we work upon marble', it will perish' ; if we work...they will crumble into dust' ; but if we work upon our immortal minds' — if we imbue them with principles", with the fear of God" and love of our fellow-men'...
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The Messenger and Missionary Record of the Presbyterian Church in England

1872
...We shall return to this subject in our next number. J. THOUGHTS AND HINTS. IF we work upon mai hie, it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will...but if we work upon immortal minds — if we imbue thorn with principles, with the f<.ar of God and love of our fellow-men — we engrave on these tablets...
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THE LATTER-DAY SAINTS' MILLENNIAL STAR

Elder James A. Little - 1872
...themselves and cattle from the wandering Arabs, who sometimes visit the plains of Moreh. If we work \ipon marble, it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time...they will crumble into dust ; but if we work upon the immortal minds- — if wu imbue them with principles, with the just fear of God and our follow...
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First thoughts, a text and comm. for every day in the year [signed J.P.].

J P - 1874
...for Gid's glory and for the good of our fellow-creatures. If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if upon brass, time will efface it ; if we rear temples, they will crumble into dust. But if we work upon the immortal minds of ourselves or of others, we engrave on those tablets which will brighten through...
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