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Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Neutral men are the devil's allies. Neutral men are the devil's allies.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth. Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Setting is preliminary to brighter rising; decay is a process of advancement; death is the condition of higher and more fruitful life. Setting is preliminary to brighter rising; decay is a process of advancement; death is the condition of higher and more fruitful life.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Some souls are ennobled and elevated by seeming misfortunes, which then become blessings in disguise. Some souls are ennobled and elevated by seeming misfortunes, which then become blessings in disguise.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Whatever may be our condition in life, it is better to lay hold of its advantages than to count its evils. Whatever may be our condition in life, it is better to lay hold of its advantages than to count its evils.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link into the great chain of order. Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link into the great chain of order.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: We have not the innocence of Eden; but by God's help and Christ's example we may have the victory of Gethsemane. We have not the innocence of Eden; but by God's help and Christ's example we may have the victory of Gethsemane.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Can you conceive of anything that so represents the glory, and truth, and marvelousness of God's nature as the idea of peace? Can you conceive of anything that so represents the glory, and truth, and marvelousness of God's nature as the idea of peace?
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Temptation cannot exist without the concurrence of inclination and opportunity. Temptation cannot exist without the concurrence of inclination and opportunity.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The weak sinews become strong by their conflict with difficulties. The weak sinews become strong by their conflict with difficulties.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: There is but a slight difference between the man who may be said to know nothing and him who thinks he knows everything. There is but a slight difference between the man who may be said to know nothing and him who thinks he knows everything.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Morality is but the vestibule of religion. Morality is but the vestibule of religion.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: God is the explanation of all things. God is the explanation of all things.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Life is a crucible. We are thrown into it and tried. Life is a crucible. We are thrown into it and tried.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Whatever you truly conceive of in the mind, is possible. Whatever you truly conceive of in the mind, is possible.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: If one's conscience be dead as a stone, it is as heavy too. If one's conscience be dead as a stone, it is as heavy too.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: This is the essential evil of vice: it debases a man. This is the essential evil of vice: it debases a man.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Humility is not a weak and timid quality; it must be carefully distinguished from a groveling spirit. Humility is not a weak and timid quality; it must be carefully distinguished from a groveling spirit.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Death is a great revealer of what is in a man, and in its solemn shadow appear the naked lineaments of the soul. Death is a great revealer of what is in a man, and in its solemn shadow appear the naked lineaments of the soul.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The brightest crowns that are worn in heaven have been tried, and smelted, and polished and glorified through the furnaces of tribulation. The brightest crowns that are worn in heaven have been tried, and smelted, and polished and glorified through the furnaces of tribulation.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Conscience is its own readiest accuser. Conscience is its own readiest accuser.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: It is as bad to clip conscience as to clip coin; it is as bad to give a counterfeit statement as a counterfeit bill. It is as bad to clip conscience as to clip coin; it is as bad to give a counterfeit statement as a counterfeit bill.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The creed of a true saint is to make the best of life, and to make the most of it. The creed of a true saint is to make the best of life, and to make the most of it.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Mercy among the virtues is like the moon among the stars ... It is the light that hovers above the judgment seat. Mercy among the virtues is like the moon among the stars ... It is the light that hovers above the judgment seat.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: However logical our induction, the end of the thread is fastened upon the assurance of faith. However logical our induction, the end of the thread is fastened upon the assurance of faith.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Break up the institution of the family, deny the inviolability of its relations, and in a little while there would not be any humanity. Break up the institution of the family, deny the inviolability of its relations, and in a little while there would not be any humanity.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: In the history of man it has been very generally the case that when evils have grown insufferable they have touched the point of cure. In the history of man it has been very generally the case that when evils have grown insufferable they have touched the point of cure.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: As for environments, the kingliest being ever born in the flesh lay in a manger. As for environments, the kingliest being ever born in the flesh lay in a manger.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite. Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: It is difficult to believe that a true gentleman will ever become a gamester, a libertine, or a sot. It is difficult to believe that a true gentleman will ever become a gamester, a libertine, or a sot.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The downright fanatic is nearer to the heart of things than the cool and slippery disputant. The downright fanatic is nearer to the heart of things than the cool and slippery disputant.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: An aged Christian, with the snow of time upon his head, may remind us that those points of earth are whitest which are nearest to heaven. An aged Christian, with the snow of time upon his head, may remind us that those points of earth are whitest which are nearest to heaven.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Impatience never commanded success. Impatience never commanded success.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: A great many mensome comparatively small men nowif put in the right position, would be Luthers and Columbuses. A great many men
some comparatively small men now
if put in the right position, would be Luthers and Columbuses.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: This is the essential evil of vice, that it debases man. This is the essential evil of vice, that it debases man.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Those old ages are like the landscape that shows best in purple distance, all verdant and smooth, and bathed in mellow light. Those old ages are like the landscape that shows best in purple distance, all verdant and smooth, and bathed in mellow light.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Hill and valley, seas and constellations, are but stereotypes of divine ideas appealing to and answered by the living soul of man. Hill and valley, seas and constellations, are but stereotypes of divine ideas appealing to and answered by the living soul of man.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Heaven never defaults. The wicked are sure of their wages, sooner or later. Heaven never defaults. The wicked are sure of their wages, sooner or later.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Under the shadow of earthly disappointment, all unconscious to ourselves, our Divine Redeemer is walking by our side. Under the shadow of earthly disappointment, all unconscious to ourselves, our Divine Redeemer is walking by our side.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: We do not compromise our own faith by admitting the honesty of another's doubt. We do not compromise our own faith by admitting the honesty of another's doubt.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Is there anything so wretched as to look at a man of fine abilities doing nothing? Is there anything so wretched as to look at a man of fine abilities doing nothing?
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The loss of fortune to a true man is but the trumpet challenge to renewed exertion, not the thunder stroke of destruction. The loss of fortune to a true man is but the trumpet challenge to renewed exertion, not the thunder stroke of destruction.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The essence of justice is mercy. The essence of justice is mercy.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Truth is the root, but human sympathy is the flower of practical life. Truth is the root, but human sympathy is the flower of practical life.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Swift calls discretion low prudence; it is high prudence, and one of the most important elements entering into either social or political life. Swift calls discretion low prudence; it is high prudence, and one of the most important elements entering into either social or political life.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Impatience dries the blood sooner than age or sorrow. Impatience dries the blood sooner than age or sorrow.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: We may learn by practice such things upon earth as shall be of use to us in heaven. Piety, unostentatious piety, is never out of place. We may learn by practice such things upon earth as shall be of use to us in heaven. Piety, unostentatious piety, is never out of place.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Influence is exerted by every human being from the hour of birth to that of death. Influence is exerted by every human being from the hour of birth to that of death.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Profaneness is a brutal vice. He who indulges in it is no gentleman. Profaneness is a brutal vice. He who indulges in it is no gentleman.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: In some way the secret vice exhales its poison; and the evil passion, however cunningly masked, stains through to the surface. In some way the secret vice exhales its poison; and the evil passion, however cunningly masked, stains through to the surface.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The universe is a vast system of exchange. Every artery of it is in motion, throbbing with reciprocity, from the planet to the rotting leaf. The universe is a vast system of exchange. Every artery of it is in motion, throbbing with reciprocity, from the planet to the rotting leaf.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does; it hardens you and makes you sour, narrow and skeptical. Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does; it hardens you and makes you sour, narrow and skeptical.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star. A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Most men are less afraid of ghosts than of facts. Most men are less afraid of ghosts than of facts.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Some people habitually wear sadness, like a garment, and think it a becoming grace. God loves a cheerful worshipper. Some people habitually wear sadness, like a garment, and think it a becoming grace. God loves a cheerful worshipper.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Pure felicity is reserved for the heavenly life; it grows not in an earthly soil. Pure felicity is reserved for the heavenly life; it grows not in an earthly soil.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Modest expression is a beautiful setting to the diamond of talent and genius. Modest expression is a beautiful setting to the diamond of talent and genius.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: It is not enjoined upon us to forget, but we are told to forgive, our enemies. It is not enjoined upon us to forget, but we are told to forgive, our enemies.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies. Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: It is those who make the least display of their sorrow who mourn the deepest. It is those who make the least display of their sorrow who mourn the deepest.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Mercy. That is the gospel. The whole of it in one word. Mercy. That is the gospel. The whole of it in one word.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: The way to overcome evil is to love something that is good. The way to overcome evil is to love something that is good.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: No man knows the genuineness of his convictions until he has sacrificed something for them. No man knows the genuineness of his convictions until he has sacrificed something for them.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin quotes: Death, is not an end, but a transition crisis. All the forms of decay are but masks of regenerationthe secret alembics of vitality. Death, is not an end, but a transition crisis. All the forms of decay are but masks of regeneration
the secret alembics of vitality.