Life has a higher end,than to be amused.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
The spirit of liberty is not merely, as multitudes imagine, a jealousy of our own...
Error is discipline through which we advance.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers, but by...
The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free communication with nature, with...
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
Every mind was made for growth, for knowledge, and its nature is sinned against when...
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence...
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of...
Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be what...
How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.
The lust of avarice as so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather...
The world is governed by opinion.
No one should part with their individuality and become that of another.
Life has a higher end, than to be amused.
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself.
God is another name for human intelligence raised above all error and imperfection, and extended...
True love is the parent of humility
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Love comes from blindness, friendship from knowledge.
Real love cannot be deceived because it wants nothing outside of itself