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Hosea Ballou – 8 Quotes

 

8 Quotes by Hosea Ballou

 

Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.

– Hosea Ballou


Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.

– Hosea Ballou


Education commences at the mother’s knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.

– Hosea Ballou


Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.

– Hosea Ballou


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


Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.

– Hosea Ballou


Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.

– Hosea Ballou


Religion which requires persecution to sustain, it is of the devil’s propagation.

– Hosea Ballou