Hosea Ballou Quotes

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Born: April 30, 1771, Richmond, New Hampshire, US
Birth Country: USA
Died: Boston, Massachusetts, US, June 6, 1852
Occupation: Author

1.
Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.
- Hosea Ballou

2.
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.
- Hosea Ballou

3.
Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.
- Hosea Ballou

4.
Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.
- Hosea Ballou

5.
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
- Hosea Ballou

6.
Religion which requires persecution to sustain, it is of the devil's propagation.
- Hosea Ballou

7.
Suspicion is far more to be wrong than right more often unjust than just. It is no friend to virtue, and always an enemy to happiness.
- Hosea Ballou

8.
Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.
- Hosea Ballou

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