Character-Building in China The Life-Story of Julia Brown Mateer (Classic Reprint)

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Opis: Character-Building in China - Mateer Robert McCheyne

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There are characters whose simple presence is a stimulus and an elevation. When we are with them duty appears the only possibility, all weakness and untruth seem to belong to a different world, the air is full of vigor and lofty purpose; life becomes a great and worthy and purposeful thing, and we know that there is work for us to do, that we can do it, that we must do it, and that we will do it. Mrs. Mateer's life, as it is told here by the competent hand of her brother-in-law, should exercise such a spell as this upon us. She belonged to the old heroic school which did hard things without making any fuss, which achieved the impossible because it was one's duty to achieve it. Her health never recovered from the hardships of her voyage to China, yet she never complained, and not for one moment did she think of laying down her work. The resources available for the work were scanty. What of it Frugality and simplicity made only the better school of character. She sang her voice away teaching the Chinese to sing. She never lamented it. It was a good way to use up a trust.
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This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.


Szczegóły: Character-Building in China - Mateer Robert McCheyne

Tytuł: Character-Building in China
Podtytuł: The Life-Story of Julia Brown Mateer (Classic Reprint)
Autor: Mateer Robert McCheyne
Wydawnictwo: FB &c Ltd
ISBN: 9781331037101
Języki: angielski
Rok wydania: 2015
Ilość stron: 218
Format: 15.2x22.9cm
Oprawa: Miękka


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Character-Building in China
The Life-Story of Julia Brown Mateer (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from Character-Building in China: The Life-Story of Julia Brown Mateer
There are characters whose simple presence is a stimulus and an elevation. When we are with them duty appears the only possibility, all weakness and untruth seem to belong to a different world, the air is full of vigor and lofty purpose; life becomes a great and worthy and purposeful thing, and we know that there is work for us to do, that we can do it, that we must do it, and that we will do it. Mrs. Mateer's life, as it is told here by the competent hand of her brother-in-law, should exercise such a spell as this upon us. She belonged to the old heroic school which did hard things without making any fuss, which achieved the impossible because it was one's duty to achieve it. Her health never recovered from the hardships of her voyage to China, yet she never complained, and not for one moment did she think of laying down her work. The resources available for the work were scanty. What of it Frugality and simplicity made only the better school of character. She sang her voice away teaching the Chinese to sing. She never lamented it. It was a good way to use up a trust.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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Szczegóły: Character-Building in China - Mateer Robert McCheyne

Tytuł: Character-Building in China
Podtytuł: The Life-Story of Julia Brown Mateer (Classic Reprint)
Autor: Mateer Robert McCheyne
Wydawnictwo: FB &c Ltd
ISBN: 9781331037101
Języki: angielski
Rok wydania: 2015
Ilość stron: 218
Format: 15.2x22.9cm
Oprawa: Miękka


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