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PostSubject: Horace Mann Quotes   Mon May 11, 2009 12:29 am

Quotes from Horace Mann (1796-1859)

"To pity distress is but human; to relieve it is Godlike."

"Teaching isn't one-tenth as effective as training."

"We go by the majority vote,
and if the majority are insane,
the sane must go to the hospital."

"You need not tell all the truth,
unless to those who a right to know it all,
but let all you tell be truth."

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PostSubject: Re: Horace Mann Quotes   Mon May 11, 2009 5:02 am

Very wise quotes but the one which made me smile is the third one coz it sometimes happens in reality . Honestly it's hard to see it happening !

"He who fights monsters should see to it that in the process, he does not become a monster. And when you look into the abyss, the abyss also looks into you." - Nietzche
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