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Most controversies would soon be ended, if those engaged in them would first accurately define their terms, and then adhere to their definitions.

Controversy Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another--too often ending in the loss of both.

Compromise Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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To murder character is as truly a crime as to murder the body: the tongue of the slanderer is brother to the dagger of the assassin.

Slander Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Anecdotes are sometimes the best vehicles of truth, and if striking and appropriate, are often more impressive and powerful than argument

Anecdotes Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Whoever in prayer can say, "Our Father," acknowledges and should feel the brotherhood of the whole race of mankind

Brotherhood Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been abandoned.

Compromise Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Sin with the multitude, and your responsibility and guilt are as great and as truly personal, as if you alone had done the wrong

Guilt Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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To rule one's anger is well; to prevent it is still better. -Tryon Edwards.

Anger Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Credulity is belief in slight evidence, with no evidence, or against evidence

Credulity Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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The first step to improvement, whether mental, moral, or religious, is to know ourselves - our weakness,errors, deficiencies, and sins, that, by divine grace, we may overcome and turn from them all

Improvement Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow so.

Temperament Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Thoughts lead on to purpose, purpose leads on to actions, actions form habits, habits decide character, and character fixes our destiny

Thinking Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others.

Education Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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The secret of a good memory is attention, and attention to a subject depends upon our interest in it. We rarely forget that which has made a deep impression on our minds.

Memory Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood.

Accuracy Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Some so speak in exaggerations and superlatives that we need to make a large discount from their statements before we can come at their real meaning.

Exaggeration Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.

Inspirational Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow so.

Age Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood.

All about love Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them.

Accuracy Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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People never improve unless they look to some standard or example higher or better than themselves.

All about the self Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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We should be as careful of the books we read, as of the company we keep. The dead very often have more power than the living.

Books and reading Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods, choose both.

Choice Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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We weep over the graves of infants and the little ones taken from us by death; but an early grave may be the shortest way to heaven.

Grave Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it.

Literature Quotes, by Tryon Edwards

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