Tryon Edwards Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
every-parting-is-a-form-of-death-as-every-reunion-is-a-type-of-heaven
to-rule-ones-anger-is-well-to-prevent-it-is-better
right-actions-in-the-future-are-the-best-apologies-for-bad-actions-in-the-past
compromise-is-but-the-sacrifice-of-one-right-or-good-in-the-hope-of-retaining-another-too-often-ending-in-the-loss-of-both
age-does-not-depend-upon-years-but-upon-temperament-and-health-some-men-are-born-old-and-some-never-grow-so
anecdotes-are-sometimes-the-best-vehicles-of-truth-and-if-striking-and-appropriate-are-often-more-impressive-and-powerful-than-argument
facts-are-gods-arguments-we-should-be-careful-never-to-misunderstand-or-pervert-them
credulity-is-belief-in-slight-evidence-with-no-evidence-or-against-evidence
mystery-is-another-name-for-our-ignorance-if-we-were-omniscient-all-would-be-perfectly-plain
some-of-the-best-lessons-we-ever-learn-we-learn-from-our-mistakes-and-failures-the-error-of-the-past-is-the-wisdom-of-the-future
to-be-good-we-must-do-good-and-by-doing-good-we-take-a-sure-means-of-being-good-as-the-use-and-exercise-of-the-muscles-increase-their-power
we-havent-got-the-power-to-destroy-the-planet-or-to-save-it-but-we-might-have-the-power-to-save-ourselves
prejudices-are-rarely-overcome-by-argument-not-being-founded-in-reason-they-cannot-be-destroyed-by-logic
whoever-in-prayer-can-say-our-father-acknowledges-and-should-feel-the-brotherhood-of-the-whole-race-of-mankind
accuracy-of-statement-is-one-of-the-first-elements-of-truth-inaccuracy-is-a-near-kin-to-falsehood
to-waken-interest-and-kindle-enthusiasm-is-the-sure-way-to-teach-easily-and-successfully
to-murder-character-is-as-truly-a-crime-as-to-murder-the-body-the-tongue-of-the-slanderer-is-brother-to-the-dagger-of-the-assassin
sin-with-the-multitude-and-your-responsibility-and-guilt-are-as-great-and-as-truly-personal-as-if-you-alone-had-done-the-wrong
hell-is-truth-seen-too-late-duty-neglected-in-its-season
compromise-is-but-the-sacrifice-of-one-right-or-good-in-the-hope-of-retaining-anothertoo-often-ending-in-the-loss-of-both
to-rejoice-in-anothers-prosperity-is-to-give-content-to-your-lot-to-mitigate-anothers-grief-is-to-alleviate-or-dispel-your-own
most-controversies-would-soon-be-ended-if-those-engaged-in-them-would-first-accurately-define-their-terms-and-then-adhere-to-their-definitions
some-speak-in-exaggerations-superlatives-that-we-need-to-make-large-discount-from-their-statements-before-we-can-come-at-their-real-meaning-tryon-edwards
the-most-we-can-get-out-life-is-its-discipline-for-ourselves-its-usefulness-for-others-tryon-edwards
where-duty-is-plain-delay-is-both-foolish-hazardous-where-it-is-not-delay-may-be-both-wisdom-safety-tryon-edwards
we-weep-over-graves-infants-little-ones-taken-from-us-by-death-but-early-grave-may-be-shortest-way-to-heaven-tryon-edwards
sinful-forbidden-pleasures-are-like-poisoned-bread-they-may-satisfy-appetite-for-moment-but-there-is-death-in-them-at-end-tryon-edwards
duty-performed-gives-clearness-firmness-to-faith-faith-thus-strengthened-through-duty-becomes-more-assured-satisfying-to-soul-tryon-edwards
most-censure-others-is-only-oblique-praise-self-uttered-to-show-wisdom-superiority-speaker-tryon-edwards
contemplation-is-to-knowledge-what-digestion-is-to-food-way-to-get-life-out-it-tryon-edwards
there-is-nothing-elastic-as-human-mind-the-more-we-are-obliged-to-do-more-we-are-able-to-accomplish-tryon-edwards
we-should-be-as-careful-books-we-read-as-company-we-keep-the-dead-often-have-more-power-than-living-tryon-edwards
true-humility-is-not-abject-groveling-selfdespising-spirit-it-is-but-right-estimate-ourselves-as-god-sees-us-tryon-edwards
conscience-is-merely-our-own-judgment-right-wrong-our-actions-can-never-be-safe-guide-unless-enlightened-by-word-god-tryon-edwards
ridicule-may-be-evidence-with-bitterness-may-gratify-little-mind-ungenerous-temper-but-it-is-no-test-reason-truth-tryon-edwards
he-that-never-changes-his-opinions-never-corrects-his-mistakes-will-never-be-wiser-on-morrow-than-he-is-today-tryon-edwards
whoever-in-prayer-can-say-our-father-acknowledges-should-feel-brotherhood-whole-race-mankind-tryon-edwards
common-sense-is-all-kinds-most-uncommon-it-implies-good-judgment-sound-discretion-true-practical-wisdom-applied-to-common-life-tryon-edwards
seek-for-duty-happiness-will-follow-as-shadow-comes-with-sunshine-tryon-edwards
deviation-from-either-truth-duty-is-downward-path-tryon-edwards
high-aims-form-high-characters-great-objects-bring-out-great-minds-tryon-edwards
thoughts-lead-on-to-purpose-purpose-leads-on-to-actions-actions-form-habits-habits-decide-character-character-fixes-our-destiny-tryon-edwards
attention-to-subject-depends-upon-our-interest-in-it-tryon-edwards
accuracy-is-twin-brother-honesty-inaccuracy-is-near-kin-to-falsehood-tryon-edwards
there-is-often-as-much-independence-in-not-being-led-as-in-not-being-driven-tryon-edwards
true-art-is-reverent-imitation-god-tryon-edwards
between-two-evils-choose-neither-between-two-goods-choose-both-tryon-edwards
apothegms-are-wisdom-past-condensed-for-instruction-guidance-present-tryon-edwards
all-things-are-ordered-by-god-but-his-providence-takes-in-our-free-agency-as-well-as-his-own-sovereignty-tryon-edwards
one-great-lessons-fall-leaf-teaches-is-this-do-your-work-well-then-be-ready-to-depart-when-god-shall-call
accuracy-statement-is-one-first-elements-truth-inaccuracy-is-near-kin-to-falsehood
facts-are-gods-arguments-we-should-be-careful-never-to-misunderstand-pervert-them
he-that-never-changes-his-opinion-never-corrects-mistakes-will-never-be-wiser-on-morrow-than-he-is-today
seek-happiness-for-its-own-sake-you-will-not-find-it-seek-for-duty-happiness-will-follow-as-shadow-comes-with-sunshine
people-never-improve-unless-they-look-to-some-standard-example-higher-better-than-themselves
to-rejoice-in-anothers-prosperity-is-to-give-content-to-your-lot-to-mitigate-anothers-grief-is-to-alleviate-dispel-your-own
credulity-is-belief-in-slight-evidence-with-no-evidence-against-evidence
what-we-gave-we-have-what-we-spent-we-had-what-we-left-we-lost