Thomas Wentworth Higginson - Quotes

There are 4 quotes by Thomas Wentworth Higginson at 95quotes.com. Find your favorite quotations and top quotes by Thomas Wentworth Higginson from this hand-picked collection . Feel free to share these quotes and sayings on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr & Twitter or any of your favorite social networking sites.

Great men are rarely isolated mountain-peaks; they are the summits of ranges. ---->>>

All... religions show the same disparity between belief and practice, and each is safe till it tries to exclude the rest. ---->>>

What are Raphael's Madonnas but the shadow of a mother's love, fixed in permanent outline forever? ---->>>

There is a noble and a base side to every history. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: December 22, 1823
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Die: 05-09, 1911
Occupation: Theologian

Thomas Wentworth Higginson (December 22, 1823 – May 9, 1911) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the 1840s and 1850s, identifying himself with disunion and militant abolitionism. He was a member of the Secret Six who supported John Brown (wikipedia)