Quotes and Quotations

Memorable Quotes and quotations from William E. Channing

William E. Channing


William E. Channing -
- It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass any object however great.

William E. Channing -
- Nothing which has entered into our experience is ever lost.

William E. Channing -
- Most joyful the Poet be;
It is through him that all men see.

William E. Channing -
- Poetry reveals to us the loveliness of nature, brings back the freshness of youthful feelings, reviews the relish of simple pleasures, keeps unquenched the enthusiasm which warmed the springtime of our being, refines youthful love, strengthens our interest in human mature, by vivid delineations of its tenderest and softest feelings, and through the brightness of its prophetic visions, helps faith to lay hold on the future life.

William E. Channing -
- It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds, and these invaluable means of communication are in the reach of all. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.