Hosea Ballou

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Hosea Ballou

Brevity and conciseness are the parents of correction.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Doubt is the incentive to truth and inquiry leads the way.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Those who commit injustice bear the greatest burden.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A single bad habit will mar an otherwise faultless character, as an ink-drop soileth the pure white page.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Exaggeration is a blood relation to falsehood and nearly as blamable.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Preaching is to much avail, but practice is far more effective. A godly life is the strongest argument you can offer the skeptic.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Suspicion is far more to be wrong than right; more often unjust than just. It is no friend to virtue, and always an enemy to happiness.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The act of divine worship is the inestimable privilege of man, the only created being who bows in humility and adoration.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Theories are always very thin and insubstantial, experience only is tangible.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Never let your zeal outrun your charity. The former is but human, the latter is divine.More Hosea Ballou [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.More Hosea Ballou [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Religion which requires persecution to sustain, it is of the devil's propagation.More Hosea Ballou [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken
within the hearsay of little children tends towards the formation
of character.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A chaste and lucid style is indicative of the same personal
traits in the author.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As "unkindness has no remedy at law," let its avoidance be with
you a point of honor.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My lodging it is on the cold ground, and very hard is my fare,
But that which troubles me most, is the unkindness of my dear.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its
counterfeit.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Idleness is emptiness; the tree in which the sap is stagnant,
remains fruitless.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In the diligence of his idleness.
[Lat., Diligenter per vacuitatem suam.]More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is one inevitable criterion of judgment touching religious
faith in doctrinal matters. Can you reduce it to practice? If
not, have none of it.More Hosea Ballou [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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