How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
William Ellery Channing Quotes
Nothing which has entered into our experience is ever lost.
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy the communion with superior minds... In the...
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but...
The world is governed by opinion.
Life has a higher end,than to be amused.
The lust of avarice as so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather...
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual
The less of government the better, if society were kept in peace and prosperity.
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself
Each of us is meant to have a character all our own, to be what...
Error is discipline through which we advance.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by...
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love...
To be prosperous is not to be superior, and should form no barrier between men....
Our leading principle in interpreting Scripture is this, that the Bible is a book written...
The spirit of liberty is not merely, as multitudes imagine, a jealousy of our own...
The home is the chief school of human virtues.
All noble enthusiasms pass through a feverish stage, and grow wiser and more serene.
One good anecdote is worth a volume of biography.
We smile at the ignorance of the savage who cuts down the tree in order...