quotes 7 -9 -13

don_socalJuly 9, 2013

It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
Frederick Douglass

The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.
Frederick Douglass

No man can put a chain about the ankle of his fellow man without at last finding the other end fastened about his own neck.
Frederick Douglass

Man's greatness consists in his ability to do and the proper application of his powers to things needed to be done.
Frederick Douglass

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mawheel

The "life of our nation" must be very insecure. Honesty, truthfulness, and virtuousness are qualities in short supply in today's society.

    Bookmark   July 9, 2013 at 8:11AM
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lilosophie

#3 stands out but they are all something to pay attention to

    Bookmark   July 9, 2013 at 9:14AM
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west_gardener

I agree with the Frederick Douglass quotes.

    Bookmark   July 9, 2013 at 6:50PM
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anneliese_32(6)

They are all good. Did previous generations have a better insight or did they get ignored by their own contemperaries and like the phrophet in it's own land, get appreciated only later? Do we have similar persons who might have much better status one or two generaions down the years?

    Bookmark   July 10, 2013 at 8:03AM
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gandle(4 NE)

Wow.Don, those are great thanks

    Bookmark   July 10, 2013 at 9:43PM
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