Edwin Hubbel Chapin Quotes

No more duty can be urged upon those who are entering the great theater of life than simple loyalty to their best convictions... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link into the great chain of order... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

This is the essential evil of vice, that it debases man... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The essence of justice is mercy... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The downright fanatic is nearer to the heart of things than the cool and slippery disputant... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The creed of a true saint is to make the best of life, and to make the most of it... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Skepticism has never founded empires, established principals, or changed the world's heart. The great doers in history have always been people of faith... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Poetry is the utterance of deep and heart-felt truth - the true poet is very near the oracle... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does.. view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The bosom can ache beneath diamond brooches.. view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge and dares to forgive an injury... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Neutral men are the devil's allies... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Gaiety is often the reckless ripple over depths of despair... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Fashion is the science of appearances, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

At the bottom of not a little of the bravery that appears in the world, there lurks a miserable cowardice. Men will face powder and steel because they have not the courage to face public opinion... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

An aged Christian, with the snow of time upon his head, may remind us that those points of earth are whitest which are nearest to heaven... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Profaneness is a brutal vice. He who indulges in it is no gentleman... view

By: Edwin Hubbel Chapin