Mark Hopkins - Quotes

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The essential elements of giving are power and love - activity and affection - and the consciousness of the race testifies that in the high and appropriate exercise of these is a blessedness greater than any other. ---->>>

No revolution that has ever taken place in society can be compared to that which has been produced by the words of Jesus Christ. ---->>>

Our prayer and God's mercy are like two buckets in a well; while the one ascends the other descends. ---->>>

Christianity is the greatest civilizing, moulding, uplifting power on this globe. ---->>>

Religion without morality is a superstition and a curse, and morality without religion is impossible. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: September 1, 1813
Die: March 29, 1878
Occupation: Educator

Mark Hopkins (February 4, 1802 – June 17, 1887) was an American educator and Congregationalist theologian, president of Williams College from 1836 to 1872. An epigram - widely attributed to President James A. Garfield, a student of Hopkins - defined an ideal college as "Mark Hopkins on one end of a log and a student on the other" (wikipedia)