Quotes by Channing, William Ellery

Faith is love taking the form of aspiration. >>

Innocent amusements are such as excite moderately, and such as produce >>

To give a generous hope to a man of his own nature, is to enrich him i >>

Quotations about Books - Reading

That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with >>

Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its >>

Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading. Their fame >>

It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds, and these invaluable means of communication are in the reach of all. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.

Channing, William Ellery

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