The Pennsylvania School Journal, Volume 5

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Pennsylvania State Education Association, 1856
Includes "Official program of the ... meeting of the Pennsylvania State Educational Association" (sometimes separately paged).

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Page 203 - If I were to pray for a taste which should stand me instead under every variety of circumstances, and be a source of happiness and cheerfulness to me through life, and a shield against its ills, however things might go amiss and the world frown upon me,
Page 203 - for reading. Give a man this taste, and the means of gratifying it, and you can hardly fail of making him a happy man, unless, indeed, yon put into his hands a most perverse selection of
Page 138 - Oh how much more does beauty, beauteous seem By that sweet ornament, which truth doth give; The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem, for that sweet odor which
Page 120 - thy neighbor as thyself." The young man saith unto him, "all these things have I kept from my youth up ; what lack I yet ?
Page 25 - For, in the name of ,the living God, it must be proclaimed, that licentiousness shall be the liberty, violence and chicanery shall be the law, superstition and craft shall be the religion, and the self-destructive indulgence of all sensual and unhallowed passions, shall be the only happiness, of that people who neglect the education of their children.
Page 138 - The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses ; Hang on such thorns and play as wantonly, When
Page 178 - whoever shall receive one of such children in my name, receiveth me ; and whoever shall receive me, receiveth not me, but him that sent me.
Page 267 - We need an institution for the formation of better teachers ; and, until this step is taken, we can make no important progress. The most crying want in this Commonwealth, is the want of accomplished teachers. Without good teaching, a school is but a name.
Page 374 - and to draw him to things that are uneasy to him ;—he, I say who knows how to reconcile these seeming contradictions, has, in my opinion, got the true secret of education."

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