Each of us is meant to have a character all our own, to be what no other can exactly be, and do what no other can exactly do.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
William Ellery Channing Quotes
Error is discipline through which we advance.
To be prosperous is not to be superior, and should form no barrier between men....
God be thanked for books; they are the voices of the distant and the dead,...
Faith is love taking the form of aspiration.
The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free communication with nature, with...
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of...
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
True love is the parent of humility
Life has a higher end, than to be amused.
He who is false to the present duty breaks a thread in the loom, and...
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds, and these invaluable...
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence...
No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down,...
The home is the chief school of human virtues.
Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie.
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy the communion with superior minds... In the...
The great hope of society is in individual character.
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.
No one should part with their individuality and become that of another.