Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
Quote by John Jay Chapman
Wherever you see a man who gives someone else's corruption, someone else's prejudice as a...
All progress is experimental.
Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift...
A magazine or a newspaper is a shop. Each is an experiment and represents a...
It is three and a half hours long, four characters wide and a cesspool deep.
Good government is the outcome of private virtue.
I want to find someone on the earth so intelligent that he welcomes opinions which...
The present in New York is so powerful that the past is lost.
Politics is organized hatred, that is unity.
There are lots of people who can't think seriously without injuring their brains
People get so in the habit of worry that if you save them from drowning...
Our goodness comes solely from thinking on goodness; our wickedness from thinking on wickedness. We...
If American politics does not look to you like a joke, a tragic dance; if...
Is there something in trade that desiccates and flattens out, that turns men into dried...
Too much agreement kills the chat.
The average educated man in America has about as much knowledge of what a political...
The world of politics is always twenty years behind the world of thought.
Twenty million people are starving [in Russia]. Whatever their politics, they shall be fed!
A lean agreement is better than a fat judgment
While nobles are crying in their nights' chains, the squires sing. The terrible politics of...