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" The most marked traits in the character of Arkwright were his wonderful ardor, energy, and perseverance. He commonly labored in his multifarious concerns from five o'clock in the morning till nine at night ; and, when considerably more than fifty years... "
Tait's Edinburgh Magazine - Sida 240
redigerad av - 1835
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The Torch

...than fifty years of age, feeling that the defects of his education placed him uuder great difficulty in conducting his correspondence and in the general management of his business, he encroached on his sleep in order to gain an hour each day to learn English grammar, and another hour to improve...
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The useful arts and manufactures of Great Britain

Great Britain - 1848
...fifty years of age, — feeling that the defects of his education placed him under great difficulties and inconvenience in conducting his correspondence,...another hour to improve his writing and orthography." THE MULE JENNY.— CROMPTON. WHILE Arkwright was pursuing his prosperous course, another untaught genius...
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The Home friend, a weekly miscellany of amusement and instruction, Volym 1

Society for promoting Christian knowledge - 1852
...— feeling that the defects of his education placed him under great difficulties and mconvenience in conducting his correspondence, and in the general...learn English grammar, and another hour to improve hie writing and orthography." THE МШ.E JENNY.— CROMPTON. While Arkwright was pursuing his prosperous...
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Self-made Men

Charles C. B. Seymour - 1858 - 588 sidor
...concerns from five in the morning till nine at night ; and when considerably more than fifty years of age, feeling that the defects of his education placed him...hour to improve his writing and orthography. He was a severe economist of time, and, that he might not waste a moment, he generally traveled with four...
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Memoirs of the Most Eminent American Mechanics: Also Lives of Distinguished ...

Henry Howe - 1858 - 482 sidor
...night ; and that, too, when considerably more than fitly years of age. Feeling that his defects of education placed him under great difficulty and inconvenience...orthography. He was impatient of whatever interfered with his favorite pursuits ; and the fact is too strikingly characteristic not to be mentioned, that he separated...
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Dictionary of National Biography, Volym 2

1885
...felt its defects so much in conducting his correspondence and the management of his business, that he encroached upon his sleep in order to gain an hour...another hour to improve his writing and orthography (BAIXBS, History of the Cotton Manufacture, p. 195), but his perseverance in these tasks at such an...
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Lights of Two Centuries

Edward Everett Hale - 1887 - 603 sidor
...o'clock in the morning till nine at night; and when considerably more than fifty years of age, — feeling that the defects of his education placed him...another hour to improve his writing and orthography. Ho was impatient of whatever interfered with his favorite pursuits ; anil the fact is too strikingly...
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Readings in Modern European History: Europe since the Congress of Vienna

James Harvey Robinson, Charles Austin Beard - 1909
...o'clock in the morning till nine at night ; and when considerably more than fifty years of age, — feeling that the defects of his education placed him...! He was impatient of whatever interfered with his favorite pursuits ; and the fact is too strikingly characteristic not to be mentioned, that he separated...
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Every-day Science, Volym 9

Henry Smith Williams - 1910
...five o'clock in the morning till nine at night; and when considerably more than fifty years of age, feeling that the defects of his education placed him...orthography! He was impatient of whatever interfered with his favorite pursuits; and the fact is too strikingly characteristic not to be mentioned, that he separated...
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Ingenuity and Luxury

Henry Smith Williams, Edward Huntington Williams - 1911 - 336 sidor
...five o'clock in the moming till nine at night; and when considerably more than fifty years of age, feeling that the defects of his education placed him...orthography! He was impatient of whatever interfered with his favorite pursuits; and the fact is too strikingly characteristic not to be mentioned, that he separated...
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