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117 Famous Quotes by James Russell Lowell
2/22/1819 - 8/12/1891
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Russell James Lowell
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Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character. - Among My Books, 1870.

Loneliness and solitude Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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That cause is strong which has not a multitude, but one strong man behind it.

Minority Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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The misfortunes hardest to bear are these which never came.

Negativity Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.

Opinion Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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There is no self-delusion more fatal than that which makes the conscience dreamy with the anodyne of lofty sentiments, while the life is groveling and sensual.

Perspective Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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In the gain or loss of one race all the rest have equal claim.

Race Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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What men prize most is a privilege, even if it be that of chief mourner at a funeral.

Rank Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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An appeal to the reason of the people has never been known to fail in the long run.

Reason Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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The idol is the measure of the worshipper.

Religion / beliefs Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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There is no self-delusion more fatal than that which makes the conscience dreamy with the anodyne of lofty sentiments, while the life is groveling and sensual.

Reverie Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.

Self-control Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the fancy.

Sentiment Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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The greatest homage we can pay to truth, is to use it.

Truth Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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In creating, the only hard thing is to begin: a grass blade's no easier to make than an oak.

Universe Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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Light is the symbol of truth.

Miscellaneous Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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Virtue treads paths that end not in the grave.

Virtue Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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There are two kinds of weakness, that which breaks and that which bends.

Weakness Quotes, by James Russell Lowell

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