Thomas Arnold

Thomas Arnold

British educator and historian
The difference between one man and another is not mere ability it is energy.More Thomas Arnold quotes [11/14/2011 11:11:54]
Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for.More Thomas Arnold quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My object will be, if possible, to form Christian men, for Christian boys I can scarcely hope to make.More Thomas Arnold quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday.More Thomas Arnold quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Rather than have it the principal thing in my son's mind, I would gladly have him think that the sun went round the earth, and that the stars were so many spangles set in the bright blue firmament.More Thomas Arnold quotes [11/14/2011 11:11:45]

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