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Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error. ---->>>

Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb. ---->>>

Scandal dies sooner of itself, than we could kill it. ---->>>

Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: December 24, 1745
Birthplace: Byberry, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
Die: April 19, 1813
Occupation: Scientist

Benjamin Rush (January 4, 1746 [O.S. December 24, 1745] – April 19, 1813) was a Founding Father of the United States. Rush was a civic leader in Philadelphia, where he was a physician, politician, social reformer, humanitarian, and educator as well as the founder of Dickinson College. Rush attended the Continental Congress and signed the Declaration of Independence (wikipedia)