Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction, at the ... Annual Session Held in ..., Հատոր 23

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Էջ 302 - All idiots, insane persons, paupers or persons likely to become a public charge, persons suffering from a loathsome or a dangerous contagious disease...
Էջ 357 - This must have been the curriculum for their celibates," we may fancy him concluding. "I perceive here an elaborate preparation for many things : especially for reading the books of extinct nations and of...
Էջ 356 - If by some strange chance not a vestige of us descended to the remote future save a pile of our school-books or some college examination papers, we may imagine how puzzled an antiquary of the period would be on finding in them no sign that the learners were ever likely to be parents. "This must have been the curriculum for their celibates,
Էջ 290 - To specially aid and assist the Grand Army of the Republic, and to perpetuate the memory of their heroic dead. ' ' To assist such Union veterans as need our help and protection and to' extend needful aid to their widows and orphans. To find them homes and employment and assure them of sympathy and friends. To cherish and emulate the deeds of our army nurses, and of all loyal women who rendered loving service to our country in her hour of peril.
Էջ 303 - ... That any alien who shall come Into the United States In violation of law may be returned as by law provided, at any time within one year thereafter, at the expense of the person or persons, vessel, transportation company, or corporation bringing such alien into the United States, and If that can not be done, then at the expense of the United States...
Էջ 148 - There is no extravagance more prejudicial to the growth of national wealth than that wasteful negligence which allows genius that happens to be born of lowly parentage to expend itself in lowly work.
Էջ 151 - Interpret God to all of you! Oh, oh, It makes me mad to see what men shall do And we in our graves! This world's no blot for us, Nor blank; it means intensely, and means good: To find its meaning is my meat and drink. 'Ay, but you don't so instigate to prayer!' Strikes in the Prior: 'when your meaning's plain 'It does not say to folk - remember matins, 'Or, mind you fast next Friday!
Էջ 58 - The legislature may authorize the employment under State supervision, and the proper officers and employees of the State, of convicts on ,public roads or other public works, or by any levee board on any public levees, under such provisions and restrictions as it may from time to time see...
Էջ 210 - Jails, criminal courts, and grog-shops will correspondingly decrease ; and here and there, scattered over the country, may be "villages of the simple," made up of the warped, twisted, and incorrigible, happily contributing to their own and the support of those more lowly,—
Էջ 273 - Charity is that disposition of the heart which inclines men to think favorably of their fellow-men and to do them good, and it must necessarily consist of a liberality in judging men and their actions.

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