All virtue lies in individual action, in inward energy, in self determination. There is no moral worth in being swept away by a crowd even toward the best objective.
William Ellery Channing (1780 - 1842)
Contributed by: Zaady
Habitat of castle gray, Creeping thing in sober way, Visible sage mechanician, Skillfulest arithmetician.
Source: The Spider
I laugh, for hope hath happy place with me- If my bark sinks, 'tis to another sea.
Source: A Poet’s Hope
The hills are reared, the seas are scooped in vain If learning's altar vanish from the plain.
Source: Inscription for the Alcott house.
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