Henry Ward Beecher

Henry Ward Beecher

was a prominent Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, abolitionist, and speaker in the mid to late 19th century.
Clothes and manners do not make the man; but when he is made, they greatly improve his appearanceMore Henry Ward Beecher quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Let parents who hate their offspring rear them to hate labor, and to inherit riches; and before long they will be stung by every vice, racked by its poison, and damned by its penalty.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We under no circumstances know the appreciate of your parent till we develop into dad and mom ourselves.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A man should fear when he enjoys only the good he does publicly. Is it not, publicity rather than charity, which he loves? Is it not vanity, rather than benevolence, that gives such charities?More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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