Article reprinted from The Exponent Newspaper, September, 1896
The student who wins:
is a plodder.
has high ideals.
is always on time.
is frank and manly.
does not know it all.
takes plenty of sleep.
lays broad foundations.
is thoroughly in earnest.
is loyal to his instructors.
believes in the golden rule.
does his level best every day.
is not in too much of a hurry.
plans his work and works his plan.
takes a due measure of physical exercise.
is willing to have his weak spots polished.
is patient in the presence of great difficulties.
does not allow his minded be filled with nonsense.
does not allow social life to encroach upon study hours.
is this staunch friend of every fellow having an uphill fight..
has definite aims and works steadily towards their attainment.