It was in making education not only common to all, but in some sense compulsory on all, that the destiny of the free republics of America was practically settled
Quote by James Russell Lowell
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Common Sense Quotes
Communism means barbarism
Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it...
The mind can weave itself warmly in the cocoon of its own thoughts, and dwell...
It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native metal of man...
Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
Each day the world is born anew for him who takes it rightly.
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning.
No price is set on the lavish summer; June may be had by the poorest...
It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native metal of a...
Good heavens, of what uncostly material is our earthly happiness composed... if we only knew...
He who is firmly seated in authority soon learns to think security, and not progress,...
And blessed are the horny hands of toil
There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at...
Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that...
Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.
Freedom is the only law which genius knows.
A great man is made up of qualities that meet or make great occasions.
If I were asked what book is better than a cheap book, I should answer...
Books fall from Garry Wills like leaves from a maple tree in a sort of...
Let us welcome controversial books and controversial authors.