1. 10

    No one is so thoroughly superstitious as the godless man.

    32
  2. 9

    The pain of discipline is short, but the glory of the fruition is eternal.

    35
  3. 8

    All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness, sobriety, and order.

    36
  4. 7

    Half the misery in the world comes of want of courage to speak and to hear the truth plainly and in a spirit of love.

    37
  5. 6

    Talk of the abuses of slavery! Humbug! The thing itself is the essence of all abuse!

    41
  6. 5

    Nobody had ever instructed him that a slave-ship, with a procession of expectant sharks in its wake, is a missionary institution, by which closely-packed heathen are brought over to enjoy the light of the Gospel.

    53
  7. 4

    So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why doesn't somebody wake up to the beauty of old women.

    57
  8. 3

    The truth is the kindest thing we can give folks in the end.

    64
  9. 2

    The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

    90
  10. 1

    Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

    96
  11. Last Update: 24 September 2022

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