John Newton - Quotes

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We can easily manage if we will only take, each day, the burden appointed to it. But the load will be too heavy for us if we carry yesterday's burden over again today, and then add the burden of the morrow before we are required to bear it. ---->>>

God works powerfully, but for the most part gently and gradually. ---->>>

Many have puzzled themselves about the origin of evil. I am content to observe that there is evil, and that there is a way to escape from it, and with this I begin and end. ---->>>

A bowler can make or break a chap. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: July 24, 1725
Die: December 21, 1807
Occupation: Soldier

Sgt. John Newton (1755–1780) was a soldier of the American Revolutionary War who was popularized by Parson Weems in his school books in the early 19th century. Newton served under Brigadier General Francis Marion, the famous "Swamp Fox". Today Newton appears to have been a very minor figure. However, place names across the United States demonstrate his former fame (wikipedia)