41 Total Quotes

Amos Alcott Quotes

Amos Alcott
The less routine the more life.
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#Life #Quote of the Day

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One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
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#Quotations

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To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.
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#Ignorance

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That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
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#Expectation #Books And Reading

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That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit.
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#Books And Reading

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We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our failures were successes.
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#Success #Heaven

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Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
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#American Educator #Struggle

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Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.
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#Life #Thoughts And Thinking

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Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.
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#Mothers #Home

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Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.
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#Sympathy #Strength

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A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay.
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#American Educator #Business

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The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence.
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#Education

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Observation more than books, experience rather than persons, are the prime educators.
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#American Educator #Books And Reading

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Who speaks to the instincts speaks to the deepest in mankind, and finds the readiest response.
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#Communication #Persuasion

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Debate is masculine, conversation is feminine.
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#American Educator #Conversation

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Our ideals are our better selves.
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#Ideals And Idealism #Immigrant

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Our dreams drench us in senses, and senses steps us again in dreams.
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#Dreams

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Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few
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#Civilization