15 Total Quotes

Benjamin Rush Quotes

Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error
Benjamin Rush
#Controversy

Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb
Benjamin Rush
#Cheerfulness

Dreams are nothing but incoherent ideas, occasioned by partial or imperfect sleep.
Benjamin Rush
#Dreams

Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us
Benjamin Rush
#Liberty

Scandal dies sooner of itself, than we could kill it
Benjamin Rush
#Scandal

A pioneer is generally a man who has outlived his credit or fortune in the cultivated parts.
Benjamin Rush
#Fortune #Pioneer

By renouncing the Bible, philosophers swing from their moorings upon all moral subjects...It is the only correct map of the human heart that ever has been published.
Benjamin Rush
#Bible #Philosophers

The only foundation for a useful education in a republic is to be laid in religion. Without this there can be no virtue, and without virtue there can be no liberty
Benjamin Rush
#Religion #Virtue

Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error.
Benjamin Rush
#American Scientist

Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us.
Benjamin Rush
#American Scientist

Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb.
Benjamin Rush
#American Scientist

Scandal dies sooner of itself, than we could kill it.
Benjamin Rush
#American Scientist