John Jay Chapman Quotes

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Born: March 2, 1862, New York City
Birth Country: USA
Died: Poughkeepsie, New York, November 4, 1933
Occupation: Author

1.
Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
- John Jay Chapman

2.
Everybody in America is soft, and hates conflict. The cure for this, both in politics and social life, is the same - hardihood. Give them raw truth.
- John Jay Chapman

3.
Good government is the outcome of private virtue.
- John Jay Chapman

4.
Politics is organized hatred, that is unity.
- John Jay Chapman

5.
The reason for the slow progress of the world seems to lie in a single fact. Every man is born under the yoke, and grows up beneath the oppressions of his age.
- John Jay Chapman

6.
The world of politics is always twenty years behind the world of thought.
- John Jay Chapman

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