Amos Bronson Alcott Quotes

Amos Bronson Alcott Quotes: Memory marks the horizon of our consciousness, imagination its zenith.
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Amos Bronson Alcott Quote: Ideas first and last: yet it is not till these are formulated and utilized that the devotees of the common sense discern their value and advantages. The idealist is the capitalist on whose resources multitudes are maintained life long. Ideas in the head set hands about their several tasks, thus carrying forward all human endeavors to their issues.
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Quotes about Amos Bronson Alcott: Action and blood now get the game. Disdain treads on the peaceful name.
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Quote about Amos Bronson Alcott: Sympathy wanting, all is wanting; its personal magnetism is the conductor of the sacred spark that lights our atoms, puts us m human communion, and gives us to company, conversation, and ourselves.
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Amos Bronson Alcott Sayings: One must be rich in thought and character to owe nothing to books.
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Amos Bronson Alcott Saying: Good-humor, gay spirits, are the liberators, the sure cure for spleen and melancholy. Deeper than tears, these irradiate the tophets with their glad heavens. Go laugh, vent the pits, transmuting imps into angels by the alchemy of smiles. The satans flee at the sight of these redeemers.
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Sayings about Amos Bronson Alcott: A work of real merit finds favor at last.
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Saying about Amos Bronson Alcott: A check on itself, evil subserves the economies of good, as it were a condiment to give relish to good.
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Amos Bronson Alcott Quotes: What higher praise can we bestow on any one than to say of him that he harbors another's prejudices with a hospitality so cordial as to give him, for the time, the sympathy next best to, if indeed it be not edification in, charity itself. For what disturbs more and distracts mankind than the uncivil manners that cleave man from man?
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Amos Bronson Alcott Quote: There is virtue in country houses, in gardens and orchards, in fields, streams and groves, in rustic recreations and plain manners, that neither cities nor universities enjoy.
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Quotes about Amos Bronson Alcott: Every dogma embodies some shade of truth to give it seeming currency.
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Quote about Amos Bronson Alcott: The history of religions, of which Christianity is a transcendent element, awaits the deepest study. It requires Bibles to free from Bibles. Comparative theology is the best of studies for liberating one's mind from geographical and traditional limitations. Like travelling, it shows the globe in its varying climates and zones, its latitude and longitude of intelligence. When the races shall have learned each other's language, the significance of things to thoughts, one faith becomes universal, one brotherhood.
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