Henry Adams

Henry Adams

American writer and historian
No man, however strong, can serve ten years as schoolmaster, priest, or Senator, and remain fit for anything else. All the dogmatic stations in life have the effect of fixing a certain stiffness of attitude forever, as though they mesmerised the subject.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I want to be advertised and the easiest way is to do something obnoxious and do it well.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Silence alone is respectable and respected. I believe God to be silence.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Modern politics is, at bottom, a struggle not of men but of forces.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The mind resorts to reason for want of training.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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