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George Bancroft Quotes

George Bancroft Quotes & Quotations
Name:
George Bancroft
Type:
Historian
Nationality:
American
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    Avarice is the vice of declining years. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 2
    Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 3
    By common consent gray hairs are a crown of glory; the only object of respect that can never excite envy. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 4
    Dishonesty is so grasping it would deceive God himself, were it possible. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 5
    If reason is a universal faculty, the decision of the common mind is the nearest criterion of truth. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 6
    In nine times out of ten, the slanderous tongue belongs to a disappointed person. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 7
    The exact measure of the progress of civilization is the degree in which the intelligence of the common mind has prevailed over wealth and brute force. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 8
    The fears of one class of men are not the measure of the rights of another. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 9
    The public is wiser than the wisest critic. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 10
    Truth is not exciting enough to those who depend on the characters and lives of their neighbors for all their amusement. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft
  • 11
    Where the people possess no authority, their rights obtain no respect. George_BancroftGeorge Bancroft