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77 cour'te ous “ He that is courteous at all will be im'age courteous to all." cour'te sy “Behavior is a mirror in which every cour'te sies one shows his image.” sweet'en “The small courtesies sweeten life; en no'ble the greater ennoble it.” faith'ful ness Faithfulness in little matters fits one her'o ism for heroism in great trials.

78 gal'ler y “ Faces are but a gallery of pictures, tin'kle and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where tin'kling there is no love." cym'bal “Speech is given to man to conceal con ceal' his thoughts," was said by the cynical cyn'i cal Frenchman, Talleyrand. ad vance “Who does not advance loses ground.” roy'al

“October! the foliage becomes a royal deckling crown, decking nature with mingled min'gle hues of green and gold and tint.” tint

“Nature can soothe, though she sat'is fy cannot always satisfy.”


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To err is human; to forgive divine.” hu'man “My tongue within my lips I rein, for give For who talks much must talk in vain." di vine' In his great sorrow, the man of God rein went to the house of prayer, and there pray'er in the inner chapel examined his soul, chap'el seeking comfort in secret worship of the ex am'ine Almighty.

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WORD BUILDING (Prefixes) un= the opposite of the simple word; under = beneath ; with=against, from; up=motion upward.

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“ An insult is like mud; it will brush off better when it is dry.”

You cannot insult me, for if you are good, I am also; and if you are bad, I can forgive you.

The result tests the work.

In long scallops, the waves rolled in upon the beach.

82 cit'i zen . “The citizen is to a nation what the cap'ture sail is to a ship.” bur'glar The police will capture the burglar and pris'on will take the unfortunate man to prison. dan'ger ous “ Nothing is 80 dangerous as an ig'no rant ignorant friend." in cline “ As the twig is bent, the tree inclines.”

83 pith'y The many wise and pithy sayings pub'lish published in Poor Richard's Almanac in pub'lished the years 1732–1757 were intended to al'ma nac instruct its readers in the value of work, in struct' honesty, and thrift. Example: “Three hon'est y removes are as bad as a fire.” thrift

“Would you think it? Spring has re move

come, pas'sage Winter's paid his passage home; arc'tic Packed his ice box, gone halfway half'way To the Arctic Pole, they say na'tive “ This is my own, my native land.”

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84 “ A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men.” “ A man of cruelty is God's enemy."

The orator won for himself great fame by the fine address that he made.

“ Hello, Centrall five, nine, L, please.”
“ When you bring a smiling visage

To the glass, you meet a smile.”
The evening chores are done.
The rainbow describes an arc.

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86 : sur'est “In every country, knowledge is the ba'sis surest basis of public happiness.” a dieu' “ Delightful summer! thus adieu a new' Till thou shalt visit us anew; re gret'ful

But who without regretful sigh sigh

Can say adieu and see thee fly.".

87 arched "By the rude bridge that arched the flood, breeze Their flag to April's breeze unfurled, heard Here once the embattled farmers stood world And fired the shot heard round the world.” score

Twenty single things make a score. e vent'

“Our world is a college, events are grad'u ate teachers, happiness is the graduating grad'u at ing point, and character is the diploma di plo'ma that God gives to man.”

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Quartz, felspar, and mica in crystal grains compose granite rock. The word granite means gritty or grainy. In many granites, more than half the bulk is felspar, the color of which determines whether the granite is of the red or gray variety. It is a very hard rock, difficult to quarry and to work, and very durable. It is much used for buildings, bridges, and monuments.

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