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新东方背诵美文30篇.doc

新东方背诵美文30篇.doc

露菲雅 2010-10-23 评分 0 浏览量 0 0 0 0 暂无简介 简介 举报

简介:本文档为《新东方背诵美文30篇doc》,可适用于高中教育领域,主题内容包含新东方背诵美文篇新东方背诵美文篇YouthYouthisnotatimeoflifeitisastateofminditisnotamatterof符等。

新东方背诵美文篇新东方背诵美文篇YouthYouthisnotatimeoflifeitisastateofminditisnotamatterofrosycheeks,redlipsandsupplekneesitisamatterofthewill,aqualityoftheimagination,avigoroftheemotionsitisthefreshnessofthedeepspringsoflifeYouthmeansatemperamentalpredominanceofcourageovertimidity,oftheappetiteforadventureovertheloveofeaseThisoftenexistsinamanofmorethanaboyofNobodygrowsoldmerelybyanumberofyearsWegrowoldbydesertingouridealsYearsmaywrinkletheskin,buttogiveupenthusiasmwrinklesthesoulWorry,fear,selfdistrustbowstheheartandturnsthespiritbacktodustWhetheror,thereisineveryhumanbeing’sheartthelureofwonders,theunfailingappetiteforwhat’snextandthejoyofthegameoflivingInthecenterofyourheartandmyheart,thereisawirelessstationsolongasitreceivesmessagesofbeauty,hope,courageandpowerfrommanandfromtheinfinite,solongasyouareyoungWhenyouraerialsaredown,andyourspiritiscoveredwithsnowsofcynicismandtheiceofpessimism,thenyou’vegrownold,evenatbutaslongasyouraerialsareup,tocatchwavesofoptimism,there’shopeyoumaydieyoungatThreeDaystoSeeAllofushavereadthrillingstoriesinwhichtheherohadonlyalimitedandspecifiedtimetoliveSometimesitwasaslongasayear,sometimesasshortashoursButalwayswewereinterestedindiscoveringjusthowthedoomedherochosetospendhislastdaysorhislasthoursIspeak,ofcourse,offreemenwhohaveachoice,notcondemnedcriminalswhosesphereofactivitiesisstrictlydelimitedSuchstoriessetusthinking,wonderingwhatweshoulddoundersimilarcircumstancesWhatevents,whatexperiences,whatassociationsshouldwecrowdintothoselasthoursasmortalbeings,whatregretsSometimesIhavethoughtitwouldbeanexcellentruletoliveeachdayasifweshoulddietomorrowSuchanattitudewouldemphasizesharplythevaluesoflifeWeshouldliveeachdaywithgentleness,vigorandakeennessofappreciationwhichareoftenlostwhentimestretchesbeforeusintheconstantpanoramaofmoredaysandmonthsandyearstocomeTherearethose,ofcourse,whowouldadopttheEpicureanmottoof“Eat,drink,andbemerry”ButmostpeoplewouldbechastenedbythecertaintyofimpendingdeathInstoriesthedoomedheroisusuallysavedatthelastminutebysomestrokeoffortune,butalmostalwayshissenseofvaluesischangedHebecomesmoreappreciativeofthemeaningoflifeanditspermanentspiritualvaluesIthasoftenbeennotedthatthosewholive,orhavelived,intheshadowofdeathbringamellowsweetnesstoeverythingtheydoMostofus,however,takelifeforgrantedWeknowthatonedaywemustdie,butusuallywepicturethatdayasfarinthefutureWhenweareinbuoyanthealth,deathisallbutunimaginableWeseldomthinkofitThedaysstretchoutinanendlessvistaSowegoaboutourpettytasks,hardlyawareofourlistlessattitudetowardlifeThesamelethargy,Iamafraid,characterizestheuseofallourfacultiesandsensesOnlythedeafappreciatehearing,onlytheblindrealizethemanifoldblessingsthatlieinsightParticularlydoesthisobservationapplytothosewhohavelostsightandhearinginadultlifeButthosewhohaveneversufferedimpairmentofsightorhearingseldommakethefullestuseoftheseblessedfacultiesTheireyesandearstakeinallsightsandsoundshazily,withoutconcentrationandwithlittleappreciationItisthesameoldstoryofnotbeinggratefulforwhatwehaveuntilweloseit,ofnotbeingconsciousofhealthuntilweareillIhaveoftenthoughtitwouldbeablessingifeachhumanbeingwerestrickenblindanddeafforafewdaysatsometimeduringhisearlyadultlifeDarknesswouldmakehimmoreappreciativeofsightsilencewouldteachhimthejoysofsoundCompanionshipofBooksAmanmayusuallybeknownbythebookshereadsaswellasbythecompanyhekeepsforthereisacompanionshipofbooksaswellasofmenandoneshouldalwaysliveinthebestcompany,whetheritbeofbooksorofmenAgoodbookmaybeamongthebestoffriendsItisthesametodaythatitalwayswas,anditwillneverchangeItisthemostpatientandcheerfulofcompanionsItdoesnotturnitsbackuponusintimesofadversityordistressItalwaysreceivesuswiththesamekindnessamusingandinstructingusinyouth,andcomfortingandconsolingusinageMenoftendiscovertheiraffinitytoeachotherbythemutuallovetheyhaveforabookjustastwopersonssometimesdiscoverafriendbytheadmirationwhichbothentertainforathirdThereisanoldproverb,‘Loveme,lovemydog”Butthereismorewisdominthis:”Loveme,lovemybook”ThebookisatruerandhigherbondofunionMencanthink,feel,andsympathizewitheachotherthroughtheirfavoriteauthorTheyliveinhimtogether,andheinthemAgoodbookisoftenthebesturnofalifeenshriningthebestthatlifecouldthinkoutfortheworldofaman’slifeis,forthemostpart,buttheworldofhisthoughtsThusthebestbooksaretreasuriesofgoodwords,thegoldenthoughts,which,rememberedandcherished,becomeourconstantcompanionsandcomfortersBookspossessanessenceofimmortalityTheyarebyfarthemostlastingproductsofhumaneffortTemplesandstatuesdecay,butbookssurviveTimeisofnoaccountwithgreatthoughts,whichareasfreshtodayaswhentheyfirstpassedthroughtheirauthor’sminds,agesagoWhatwasthensaidandthoughtstillspeakstousasvividlyaseverfromtheprintedpageTheonlyeffectoftimehavebeentosiftoutthebadproductsfornothinginliteraturecanlongsurviveebutwhatisreallygoodBooksintroduceusintothebestsocietytheybringusintothepresenceofthegreatestmindsthathaveeverlivedWehearwhattheysaidanddidweseetheasiftheywerereallyalivewesympathizewiththem,enjoywiththem,grievewiththemtheirexperiencebecomesours,andwefeelasifwewereinameasureactorswiththeminthesceneswhichtheydescribeThegreatandgooddonotdie,eveninthisworldEmbalmedinbooks,theirspiritswalkabroadThebookisalivingvoiceItisanintellecttowhichonstilllistensIfIRest,IRustThesignificantinscriptionfoundonanoldkey“IfIrest,Irust”wouldbeanexcellentmottoforthosewhoareafflictedwiththeslightestbitofidlenessEventhemostindustriouspersonmightadoptitwithadvantagetoserveasareminderthat,ifoneallowshisfacultiestorest,liketheironintheunusedkey,theywillsoonshowsignsofrustand,ultimately,cannotdotheworkrequiredofthemThosewhowouldattaintheheightsreachedandkeptbygreatmenmustkeeptheirfacultiespolishedbyconstantuse,sothattheymayunlockthedoorsofknowledge,thegatethatguardtheentrancestotheprofessions,toscience,art,literature,agricultureeverydepartmentofhumanendeavorIndustrykeepsbrightthekeythatopensthetreasuryofachievementIfHughMiller,aftertoilingalldayinaquarry,haddevotedhiseveningstorestandrecreation,hewouldneverhavebecomeafamousgeologistThecelebratedmathematician,EdmundStone,wouldneverhavepublishedamathematicaldictionary,neverhavefoundthekeytoscienceofmathematics,ifhehadgivenhissparemomentstoidleness,hadthelittleScotchlad,Ferguson,allowedthebusybraintogotosleepwhilehetendedsheeponthehillsideinsteadofcalculatingthepositionofthestarsbyastringofbeads,hewouldneverhavebecomeafamousastronomerLaborvanquishesallnotinconstant,spasmodic,orilldirectedlaborbutfaithful,unremitting,dailyefforttowardawelldirectedpurposeJustastrulyaseternalvigilanceisthepriceofliberty,soiseternalindustrythepriceofnobleandenduringsuccessAmbitionItisnotdifficulttoimagineaworldshortofambitionItwouldprobablybeakinderworld:withoutdemands,withoutabrasions,withoutdisappointmentsPeoplewouldhavetimeforreflectionSuchworkastheydidwouldnotbeforthemselvesbutforthecollectivityCompetitionwouldneverenterinconflictwouldbeeliminated,tensionbecomeathingofthepastThestressofcreationwouldbeatanendArtwouldnolongerbetroubling,butpurelycelebratoryinitsfunctionsLongevitywouldbeincreased,forfewerpeoplewoulddieofheartattackorstrokecausedbytumultuousendeavorAnxietywouldbeextinctTimewouldstretchonandon,withambitionlongdepartedfromthehumanheartAh,howunrelievedboringlifewouldbe!Thereisastrongviewthatholdsthatsuccessisamyth,andambitionthereforeashamDoesthismeanthatsuccessdoesnotreallyexistThatachievementisatbottomemptyThattheeffortsofmenandwomenareofnosignificancealongsidetheforceofmovementsandeventsnownotallsuccess,obviously,isworthesteeming,norallambitionworthcultivatingWhichareandwhicharenotissomethingonesoonenoughlearnsonone’sownButeventhemostcynicalsecretlyadmitthatsuccessexiststhatachievementcountsforagreatdealandthatthetruemythisthattheactionsofmenandwomenareuselessTobelieveotherwiseistotakeonapointofviewthatislikelytobederangingItis,initsimplications,toremoveallmotivesforcompetence,interestinattainment,andregardforposterityWedonotchoosetobebornWedonotchooseourparentsWedonotchooseourhistoricalepoch,thecountryofourbirth,ortheimmediatecircumstancesofourupbringingWedonot,mostofus,choosetodienordowechoosethetimeorconditionsofourdeathButwithinallthisrealmofchoicelessness,wedochoosehowweshalllive:courageouslyorincowardice,honorablyordishonorably,withpurposeorindriftWedecidewhatisimportantandwhatistrivialinlifeWedecidethatwhatmakesussignificantiseitherwhatwedoorwhatwerefusetodoButnomatterhowindifferenttheuniversemaybetoourchoicesanddecisions,thesechoicesanddecisionsareourstomakeWedecideWechooseAndaswedecideandchoose,soareourlivesformedIntheend,formingourowndestinyiswhatambitionisaboutWhatIHaveLivedForThreepassions,simplebutoverwhelminglystrong,havegovernedmylife:thelongingforlove,thesearchforknowledge,andunbearablepityforthesufferingofmankindThesepassions,likegreatwinds,haveblownmehitherandthither,inawaywardcourse,overadeepoceanofanguish,reachingtotheveryvergeofdespairIhavesoughtlove,first,becauseitbringsecstasyecstasysogreatthatIwouldoftenhavesacrificedalltherestofmylifeforafewhoursforthisjoyIhavesoughtit,next,becauseitrelieveslonelinessthatterriblelonelinessinwhichoneshiveringconsciousnesslooksovertherimoftheworldintothecoldunfathomablelifelessabyssIhavesoughtit,finally,becauseintheunionofloveIhaveseen,inamysticminiature,theprefiguringvisionoftheheaventhatsaintsandpoetshaveimaginedThisiswhatIsought,andthoughitmightseemtoogoodforhumanlife,thisiswhatatlastIhavefoundWithequalpassionIhavesoughtknowledgeIhavewishedtounderstandtheheartsofmenIhavewishedtoknowwhythestarsshineAndIhavetriedtoapprehendthePythagoreanpowerbywhichnumberholdsswayabovethefluxAlittleofthis,butnotmuch,IhaveachievedLoveandknowledge,sofarastheywerepossible,ledupwardtowardtheheavensButalwaysitbroughtmebacktoearthEchoesofcriesofpainreverberateinmyheartChildreninfamine,victimstorturedbyoppressors,helplessoldpeopleahatedburdentotheirsons,andthewholeworldofloneliness,poverty,andpainmakeamockeryofwhathumanlifeshouldbeIlongtoalleviatetheevil,butIcannot,andItoosufferThishasbeenmylifeIhavefounditworthliving,andwouldgladlyliveitagainifthechancewereofferedmeWhenLoveBeckonsYouWhenlovebeckonstoyou,followhim,thoughhiswaysarehardandsteepAndwhenhiswingsenfoldyou,yieldtohim,thoughtheswordhiddenamonghispinionsmaywoundyouAndwhenhespeakstoyou,believeinhim,thoughhisvoicemayshatteryourdreamsasthenorthwindlayswastethegardenForevenaslovecrownsyousoshallhecrucifyyouEvenasheisforyourgrowthsoisheforyourpruningEvenasheascendstoyourheightandcaressesyourtenderestbranchesthatquiverinthesun,soshallhedescendtoourrootsandshakethemintheirclingingtotheearthButif,inyourfear,youwouldseekonlylove’speaceandlove’spleasure,thenitisbetterforyouthatyoucover  yournakednessandpassoutoflove’sthreshingfloor,intotheseasonlessworldwhereyoushalllaugh,butnotallofyourlaughter,andweep,butnotallofyourtearsLovegivesnaughtbutitselfandtakesnaughtbutfromitselfLovepossessesnot,norwoulditbepossessed,forloveissufficientuntoloveLovehasnootherdesirebuttofulfillitselfButifyouloveandmusthavedesires,letthesebeyourdesires:TomeltandbelikearunningbrookthatsingsitsmelodytothenightToknowthepainoftoomuchtendernessTobewoundedbyyourownunderstandingofloveAndtobleedwillinglyandjoyfullyTowakeatdawnwithawingedheartandgivethanksforanotherdayoflovingTorestatthenoonhourandmeditatelove’secstasyToreturnhomeateventidewithgratitudeAndthentosleepwithapayerforthebelovedinyourheartandasongofpraiseuponyourlipsTheRoadtoSuccessItiswellthatyoungmenshouldbeginatthebeginningandoccupythemostsubordinatepositionsManyoftheleadingbusinessmenofPittsburghhadaseriousresponsibilitythrustuponthemattheverythresholdoftheircareerTheywereintroducedtothebroom,andspentthefirsthoursoftheirbusinesslivessweepingouttheofficeInoticewehavejanitorsandjanitressesnowinoffices,andouryoungmenunfortunatelymissthatsalutarybranchofbusinesseducationButifbychancetheprofessionalsweeperisabsentanymorning,theboywhohasthegeniusofthefuturepartnerinhimwillnothesitatetotryhishandatthebroomItdoesnothurtthenewestcomertosweepouttheofficeifnecessaryIwasoneofthosesweepersmyselfAssumingthatyouhaveallobtainedemploymentandarefairlystarted,myadvicetoyouis“aimhigh”IwouldnotgiveafigfortheyoungmanwhodoesnotalreadyseehimselfthepartnerortheheadofanimportantfirmDonotrestcontentforamomentinyourthoughtsasheadclerk,orforeman,orgeneralmanagerinanyconcern,nomatterhowextensiveSaytoyourself,“Myplaceisatthetop”BekinginyourdreamsAndhereistheprimeconditionofsuccess,thegreatsecret:concentrateyourenergy,thought,andcapitalexclusivelyuponthebusinessinwhichyouareengagedHavingbeguninoneline,resolvetofightitoutonthatline,toleadinit,adopteveryimprovement,havethebestmachinery,andknowthemostaboutitTheconcernswhichfailarethosewhichhavescatteredtheircapital,whichmeansthattheyhavescatteredtheirbrainsalsoTheyhaveinvestmentsinthis,orthat,ortheother,herethere,andeverywhere“Don’tputallyoureggsinonebasket”isallwrongItellyouto“putallyoureggsinonebasket,andthenwatchthatbasket”Lookroundyouandtakenotice,menwhodothatnotoftenfailItiseasytowatchandcarrytheonebasketItistryingtocarrytoomanybasketsthatbreaksmosteggsinthiscountryHewhocarriesthreebasketsmustputoneonhishead,whichisapttotumbleandtriphimupOnefaultoftheAmericanbusinessmanislackofconcentrationTosummarizewhatIhavesaid:aimforthehighestneverenterabarroomdonottouchliquor,orifatallonlyatmealsneverspeculateneverindorsebeyondyoursurpluscashfundmakethefirm’sinterestyoursbreakordersalwaystosaveownersconcentrateputallyoureggsinonebasket,andwatchthatbasketexpenditurealwayswithinrevenuelastly,benotimpatient,forasEmersonsays,“noonecancheatyououtofultimatesuccessbutyourselves”OnMeetingtheCelebratedIhavealwayswonderedatthepassionmanypeoplehavetomeetthecelebratedTheprestigeyouacquirebybeingabletotellyourfriendsthatyouknowfamousmenprovesonlythatyouareyourselfofsmallaccountThecelebrateddevelopatechniquetodealwiththepersonstheycomeacrossTheyshowtheworldamask,oftenanimpressiveon,buttakecaretoconcealtheirrealselvesTheyplaythepartthatisexpectedfromthem,andwithpracticelearntoplayitverywell,butyouarestupidifyouthinkthatthispublicperformanceoftheirscorrespondswiththemanwithinIhavebeenattached,deeplyattached,toafewpeoplebutIhavebeeninterestedinmeningeneralnotfortheirownsakes,butforthesakeofmyworkIhavenot,asKantenjoined,regardedeachmanasanendinhimself,butasmaterialthatmightbeusefultomeasawriterIhavebeenmoreconcernedwiththeobscurethanwiththefamousTheyaremoreoftenthemselvesTheyhavehadnoneedtocreateafiguretoprotectthemselvesfromtheworldortoimpressitTheiridiosyncrasieshavehadmorechancetodevelopinthelimitedcircleoftheiractivity,andsincetheyhaveneverbeeninthepubliceyeithasneveroccurredtothemthattheyhaveanythingtoconcealTheydisplaytheirodditiesbecauseithasneverstruckthemthattheyareoddAndafterallitiswiththecommonrunofmenthatwewritershavetodealkings,dictators,commercialmagnatesarefromourpointofviewveryunsatisfactoryTowriteaboutthemisaventurethathasoftentemptedwriters,butthefailurethathasattendedtheireffortsshowsthatsuchbeingsaretooexceptionaltoformapropergroundforaworkofartTheycannotbemaderealTheordinaryisthewriter’sricherfieldItsunexpectedness,itssingularity,itsinfinitevarietyaffordunendingmaterialThegreatmanistoooftenallofapieceitisthelittlemanthatisabundleofcontradictoryelementsHeisinexhaustibleYounevercometotheendofthesurpriseshehasinstoreforyouFormypartIwouldmuchsoonerspendamonthonadesertislandwithaveterinarysurgeonthanwithaprimeministerThePercentTheoryofLifeIbelieveinthepercenttheoryHalfthetimethingsarebetterthannormaltheotherhalf,theyreworseIbelievelifeisapendulumswingIttakestimeandexperiencetounderstandwhatnormalis,andthatgivesmetheperspectivetodealwiththesurprisesofthefutureLet’sbenchmarktheparameters:yes,IwilldieI’vedealtwiththedeathsofbothparents,abestfriend,abelovedbossandcherishedpetsSomeofthesedeathshavebeenviolent,beforemyeyes,orslowandagonizingBadstuff,anditbelongsatthebottomofthescaleThentherearethosehighpoints:romanceandmarriagetotherightpersonhavingachildanddoingthoseDadthingslikecoachingmyson’sbaseballteam,paddlingaroundthecreekintheboatwhilehe’sswimmingwiththedogs,discoveringhiscompassionsodeepitmanifestseveninhiskindnesstosnails,hisimaginationsovividhebuildsaspaceshipfromascatteredpileofLegosButthereisavastmeadowoflifeinthemiddle,wherethebadandthegoodflipflopacrobaticallyThisiswhatconvincesmetobelieveinthepercenttheo

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