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John Henry Newman Quotes

(1801-1890), British Religious Leader, Prelate, Writer

Ability hits the mark where presumption overshoots and diffidence falls short.

Category: Ability

To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often.

Category: Change

The love of our private friends is the only preparatory exercise for the love of all men.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Growth is the only evidence of life.

Category: Growth

Calculation never made a hero.

Category: Heroes And Heroism

It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.

Category: Manners