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Amos Bronson Alcott Quotes

(1799-1888), American Educator, Social Reformer

Who knows, the mind has the key to all things besides.

Category: Psychology

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

Category: Quotations

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

Category: Success

Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.

Category: Success

Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.

Category: Sympathy

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.

Category: Teachers And Teaching

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

Category: Thoughts And Thinking