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Page 572 - ... ready to meet any obligation of life with the confidence and courage that come of conscious, personal ability, right conception of things and an habitual regard for what is best in the exercise of human activities.
Page 690 - In no instance has his reading ever been confined to the limitations of the questions at issue; it has gone beyond and compassed every contingency and provided not alone for the expected, but for the unexpected, which happens in the courts quite as frequently as out of them.
Page 131 - There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty. The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.
Page 278 - He has earned for himself an enviable reputation as a careful man of business and in his dealings is known for his prompt and honorable methods, which have won him the deserved and unbounded confidence of his fellowmen.
Page 138 - ... his ability to cope with the intricate problems which continually confront the physician in his efforts to restore health and prolong life.
Page 710 - Diego county has been signally favored in the class of men who have occupied her public offices...
Page 689 - Wells, is actively connected with a profession which has Important bearing upon the progress and stable prosperity of any section or community, and one which has long been considered as conserving the public welfare by furthering the ends of justice and maintaining individual rights.
Page 78 - His political allegiance has always been given to the democratic party since age conferred upon him the right of franchise and he has labored earnestly and indefatigably for its success yet not with the hope of being rewarded with official preferment.