God is another name for human intelligence raised above all error and imperfection, and extended to all possible truth.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself
The world is governed by opinion.
The home is the chief school of human virtues.
The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free communication with nature, with...
Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers, but by...
Error is discipline through which we advance.
The less of government the better, if society were kept in peace and prosperity.
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence...
The spirit of liberty is not merely, as multitudes imagine, a jealousy of our own...
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but...
No one should part with their individuality and become that of another.
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of...
To be prosperous is not to be superior, and should form no barrier between men....
Faith is love taking the form of aspiration.
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass...
Even imperfection itself may have its ideal or perfect state.
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire...
Imperfection is not our personal problem, it is a natural part of existing.
To be a critic, you have to have maybe three percent education, five percent intelligence,...