The Latter-Day Saints' Millennial Star, Vol. 74 : October 3, 1912 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Latter-Day Saints' Millennial Star, Vol. 74: October 3, 1912 N 0 one will say_ that this ideal is within the possibility of attain ment during man's three score and ten years of mortality. We must consider perfection as a relative term and apply it to different spheres of existence. As man climbs rung after rung of the gospel ladder that is to bring him to perfection, he still beholds his ideal in the distance, as the lofty Alps calling him up higher. The thing of importance to us is to know that each step towards the attainment of this ideal is as perfect as possible in our several spheres of life. Then when we conceive man as capable Of continual improvement and privileged to live eternally, and the ideal, which before seemed so lofty and remote, becomes much clearer, and is seen to be within the possibility of ultimate attainment. Let us realize the sublimity of this ideal and make it ours, and then our conduct in life will be right, because anything that savors of ungodliness will be out of harmony with our ideal. He who hitches his cart to a star is sure to ride higher than he who hitches it to a hill. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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