Henry Adams

Henry Adams

American writer and historian
All experience is an arch, to build upon. More Henry Adams quotes [10/28/2011 01:10:21]
Every man who has at last succeeded, after long effort, in calling up the divinity which lies hidden in a woman's heart, is startled to find that he must obey the God he summoned.More Henry Adams quotes [10/28/2011 01:10:26]
The proof that a philosopher does not know what he is talking about is apt to sadden his followers before it reacts on himself.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Church and State, Soul and Body, God and Man, are all one at Mont Saint Michel, and the business of all is to fight, each in his own way, or to stand guard for each other.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Charles Sumner's mind had reached the calm of WATER which receives and reflects images without absorbing them; it contains nothing but itself.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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