Quotes by John Whitehead

The people of the South have rejected the constitutional amendment, and therefore we will march upon them and force them to adopt it at the point of the bayonet, and establish military power over them until they do adopt it.

John Whitehead

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The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.

Henry Ward Beecher

A cheerful mind is a vigorous mind.

Jean de La Fontaine

There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.

John Adams

Our opinions do not really blossom into fruition until we have expressed them to someone else.

Mark Twain

The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.

John Dewey

Nature gets credit which should in truth be reserved for ourselves: the rose for its scent, the nightingale for its song; and the sun for its radiance. The poets are entirely mistaken. They should address their lyrics to themselves and should turn them into odes of self congratulation on the excellence of the human mind.

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History is philosophy teaching by examples.

Henry St. John Bolingbroke »

There are souls in this world which have the gift of finding joy everywhere and of leaving it behind them when they go.

Frederick William Faber »