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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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Annual Report of the American College and Education Society

American College and Education Society - Education - 1875
...ADDRKSS <>r REV. CHARLES DANA BARROWS, • OF LOWELL, MASS. "!F we work upon marble," says a writer, "it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will...work upon immortal minds, — if we imbue them with principles, with the just fear of God and love of our fellow-men, we engrave upon those tablets something...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1876 - 764 pages
...carried the largest bow; but because self-discipline had taught him how to bend it. DANIEL WEBSTER. If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work...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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Treasured thoughts of great minds [compiled by J.B.].

Treasured thoughts - 1876
...us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith." — St. Paul. ^F we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work ...work upon immortal minds — if we imbue them with principles, with the fear of God, and love of our fellow-men — we engrave on these tablets something...
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The Home Missionary, Volumes 49-50

Home missions - 1878
...anniversary address of Rev. Charles D. Barrows, of Lowell.] " If we work upon marble," says a writer, " it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will...work upon immortal minds, — if we imbue them with principles, with the just fear of God and love of our fellow-men, we engrave upon those tablets something...
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The Path of the Just: A Memoir of Daniel Bayliss

George Poole - Christian biography - 1879 - 164 pages
...congenial with my own, and from whom I can derive example and receive advice ! " CHAPTER IV. RETURN HOME. " If we work upon marble it will perish ; if we work upon brass time will deface it ; if we rear temples they will crumble into dust ; but if we work upon immortal minds—...
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The ... Annual Report of the Receipts and Expenditures of the ..., Volume 17

Lewiston (Me.) - Lewiston (Me.) - 1880
...our city, the great truth so beautifully expressed in the following brief extract from Webster : " If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work...dust ; but if we work upon immortal minds, — if we endue them with principles', with the just fear of God and our fellowmen, — we engrave on these tablets...
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A Practical English Grammar: For the Use of Schools and Private Students

Albert Newton Raub - English language - 1880 - 256 pages
...faith in something, and enthusiasm for something, that make a life worth looking at. — Holmes. 2. If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work...it; if we rear temples, they will crumble into dust. — • Webster. 3. Hope, only Hope, of all that clings Around us, never spreads her wings. — Holmes....
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History of Delaware County and Ohio: Containing a Brief History of the State ...

Delaware County (Ohio) - 1880 - 855 pages
...— GIRLS' * INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL— THE WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS— WHITE SULPHUR FOUNTAIN— THE PRESS. If we work upon marble, It will perish ; if we work...it; If we rear temples, they will crumble into dust, bat, if we work upon immortal minds, if we imbue them with pure principles, with the just fear of God...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes. Authors, 544 ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1880 - 764 pages
...self-discipline had taught him how to bend it. . DANIEL WEBSTER. If we work upon marble.it will perUh ; nd to leave inlo dust ;lbul if we work upon immortal minds, if we imbue them with principles, with the just fear...
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The Royal Path of Life: Or, Aims and Aids to Success and Happiness

Thomas Louis Haines, Levi W. Yaggy - Conduct of life - 1881 - 600 pages
...too small — too feeble — too poor to be of service. Think of this, and act. Life is no trifle. If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work...work upon immortal minds — if we imbue them with high principles, with the just fear of God, and of their fellow-men — we engrave on these tables...
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