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Page 511 - Believe me, the talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well; and doing well whatever you do, — without a thought of fame.
Page 893 - There is no positive rule for achieving success, and yet in the life of the successful man there are always lessons which might well be followed. The man who gains prosperity is he who can see and utilize the opportunities that come in his path.
Page 447 - ... opinion; neither class can be spared and both should be encouraged to occupy their several spheres of labor and influence, zealously and without mutual distrust. In the following paragraphs are briefly outlined the leading facts and characteristics in the career of a gentleman who combines in his makeup the elements of the scholar and the energy of the public-spirited man of affairs.
Page 693 - Pythias, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, where he is a Past Exalted Ruler.
Page 521 - Nobles of the Mystic Shrine. He is also a member of the Knights of Pythias and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
Page 607 - Chappelear is a member of the Masonic order, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Knights of Pythias, the...
Page 717 - Knox county, is all that is required to make a biographical sketch interesting to those who have at heart the good name of the community, because it is the honorable reputation of the man of standing and affairs, more than any other consideration that gives character and stability to the body politic and makes the true glory of a city or state revered at home and respected abroad.
Page 535 - He is a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and the Knights of the Golden Eagle.