The less of government the better, if society were kept in peace and prosperity.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence...
Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be what...
Life has a higher end,than to be amused.
Error is discipline through which we advance.
No one should part with their individuality and become that of another.
Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers, but by...
How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
Our leading principle in interpreting Scripture is this, that the Bible is a book written...
Faith is love taking the form of aspiration.
Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie.
We smile at the ignorance of the savage who cuts down the tree in order...
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself
The reveries of youth, in which so much energy is wasted, are the yearnings of...
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass...
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself.
Life has a higher end, than to be amused.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
He who is false to the present duty breaks a thread in the loom, and...