Harry emerson fosdick Quotes

"I would rather live in a world where my life is su...

"I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it." - Harry Emerson Fosdick
📅︎ Dec 30
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God is not a cosmic bellboy for...

God is not a cosmic bellboy for whom we can press a button to get things done - Harry Emerson Fosdick
📅︎ Apr 23
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"Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must ...

"Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world - making the most of one's best." ~ Harry Emerson Fosdick
📅︎ Nov 22
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"Every human life involves an unfathomable mystery, for man is the riddle of the universe, and...

"Every human life involves an unfathomable mystery, for man is the riddle of the universe, and the riddle of man in his endowment with personal capacities. The stars are not so strange as the mind that studies them, analyzes their light, and measures their distance."Harry Emerson Fosdick
📅︎ Jun 22
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"Don't simply retire from so...

"Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to." - Harry Emerson Fosdick
📅︎ Apr 26
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Hating people is like burning...

Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat. ~Harry Emerson Fosdick
📅︎ May 15
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