Edwin Hubble Chapin

1814 - 1880

A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on duty, life, loyalty, simplicity, and theater

No more important duty can be urged upon those who are entering the great theater of life than simple loyalty to their best convictions.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on idealism, love, pain, poverty, and spirit

The worst effect of sin is within and is manifest not in poverty, and pain, and bodily defacement, but in the discrowned faculties, the unworthy love, the low ideal, the brutalized and enslaved spirit.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on forgiveness, nobility, revenge, and soul

Never does the human soul appear so strong and noble as when it foregoes revenge, and dares to forgive an injury.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on devil and men

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Neutral men are the devil's allies.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on action, eternity, and life

Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on motivation and motives

Motivation::"Whatever touches the nerves of motive, whatever shifts man's moral position, is mightier than steam, or calorie, or lightening.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on bravery, cowardice, good, men, and world

At the bottom of a good deal of the bravery that appears in the world there lurks a miserable cowardice. Men will face powder and steel because they cannot face public opinion.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on darkness, discovery, and order

Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link into the great chain of order.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on fame, maxims, reputation, and truth

It is the penalty of fame that a man must ever keep rising. "Get a reputation, and then go to bed," is the absurdest of all maxims. "Keep up a reputation or go to bed, "would be nearer the truth.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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A Quote by Edwin Hubble Chapin on desires, fashion, and science

Fashion is the science of appearances, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be.

Edwin Hubble Chapin (1814 - 1880)

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