Hosea Ballou (April 30, 1771 - June 06, 1852)
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Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains.
Everything in the world exists to end up in a book.
It is easy to be beautiful; it is difficult to appear so.
Doubt is the incentive to truth and inquiry leads the way.
It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
And he said, Which way shall we go up? And he answered, The way through the wilderness of Edom.
The man who achieves makes many mistakes, but he never makes the biggest mistake of all - doing nothing