Horace Mann

1796 - 1859

A Quote by Horace Mann on purpose, life, and humanity

Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann

Doing nothing for others is the undoing of ourselves.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on education and quality

Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on evil and men

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If evil is inevitable, how are the wicked accountable? Nay, why do we call men wicked at all? Evil is inevitable, but is also remediable.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on borrowing, clarity, money, and time

Unfaithfulness in the keeping of an appointment is an act of clear dishonesty. You may as well borrow a person's money as his time.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on change and principles

One thing I certainly never was made for, and that is to put principles on and off at the dictation of a party, as a lackey changes his livery at his master's command.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on greatness and truth

If any man seeks for greatness, let him forget greatness and ask for truth, and he will find both.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on day and habits

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Habit is a cable; we weave a thread of it each day, and at last we cannot break it.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on losing and reward

Lost, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, sixty golden minutes. Each set with sixty diamond seconds. No reward is offered, for they are gone forever.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Horace Mann on losing and reward

Lost, yesterday, somewhere between Sunrise and Sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered, for they are gone forever.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

Source: Lost, Two Golden Hours

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