God is another name for human intelligence raised above all error and imperfection, and extended to all possible truth.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but...
The office of government is not to confer happiness, but to give men the opportunity...
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by...
The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free communication with nature, with...
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself.
True love is the parent of humility
All noble enthusiasms pass through a feverish stage, and grow wiser and more serene.
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.
Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers, but by...
He who is false to the present duty breaks a thread in the loom, and...
Nothing which has entered into our experience is ever lost.
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of...
The great hope of society is in individual character.
Great minds are to make others great. Their superiority is to be used, not to...
The lust of avarice as so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather...
When we scratch the wound and give into our addictions we do not allow the...
All the money you make will never buy back your soul.
Avarice, the spur of industry
I love you too much to spoil the immortality of a feeling with fleeting lust.
There will be vice as long as there are men
Television is the literature of the illiterate, the culture of the low-brow, the wealth of...