John Morley - Quotes

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No man can climb out beyond the limitations of his own character.

No man can climb out beyond the limitations of his own character.

The great business of life is to be, to do, to do without and to depart. ---->>>

Literature, the most seductive, the most deceiving, the most dangerous of professions. ---->>>

Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.

Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.

A proverb is good sense brought to a point. ---->>>

Evolution is not a force but a process. Not a cause but a law. ---->>>

A great interpreter of life ought not himself to need interpretation. ---->>>

In politics the choice is constantly between two evils. ---->>>

They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to do without, and to depart. ---->>>

They act as if they supposed that to be very sanguine about the general improvement of mankind is a virtue that relieves them from taking trouble about any improvement in particular. ---->>>

You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.

You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.

Even good opinions are worth very little unless we hold them in the broad, intelligent, and spacious way. ---->>>

He who hates vice hates men. ---->>>

Politics is a field where the choice lies constantly between two blunders. ---->>>

You cannot demonstrate an emotion or prove an aspiration. ---->>>

Biography

John Morley profile (john-morley.jpg)
Nationality: British
Born: 06-21, 2015
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Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Statesman
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John Morley, 1st Viscount Morley of Blackburn, OM, PC, FRS (24 December 1838 – 23 September 1923) was a British Liberal statesman, writer and newspaper editor. Initially a journalist, he was elected a Member of Parliament in 1883. He was Chief Secretary for Ireland in 1886 and between 1892 and 1895, Secretary of State for India between 1905 and 1910 and again in 1911 and Lord President of the Council between 1910 and 1914 (wikipedia)