Henry Ward Beecher

Henry Ward Beecher

was a prominent Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, abolitionist, and speaker in the mid to late 19th century.
It is not what we read, but what we remember, that makes us learned. It is not what we intend, but what we do that makes us useful. It is not a few faint wishes, but a life long struggle, that makes us valiant.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is not on earth so base a knave as the man who wins the love of a woman when he knows that he cannot or ought not to requite it.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some of God's noblest sons, I think, will be selected from those that know how to take wealth, with all its temptations, and maintain godliness therewith. It is hard to be a saint standing in a golden niche.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Of all escape mechanisms, death is the most efficient.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Character, like porcelain-ware, must be painted before it is glazed. There can be no change of color after it is burned in.More Henry Ward Beecher quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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