Henry Ward Beecher

Henry Ward Beecher

was a prominent Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, abolitionist, and speaker in the mid to late 19th century.
Sometimes fear is wholesome and rational; it is well to swing fear as a mighty battle-axe over men's heads when no other motive will move them.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All work and no plagiarism makes for dull sermons!More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven. By these tendrils we clasp it and climb thitherward. And why do we think that we are separated from them? We never half knew them, nor in this world could.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The best stock a man can invest in, is the stock of a farm; the best shares are plow shares; and the best banks are the fertile banks of a rural stream; the more these are broken the better dividends they pay.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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