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Thomas Arnold
(1795-1842) born on
Jun 13
English educator. As headmaster of Rugby School, he had much influence on public school education in England; the father of the poet and critic Matthew Arnold.
         
   
F
Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for.

R
What we must look for here is, first, religious and moral principles; secondly, gentlemanly conduct; thirdly, intellectual ability.
A
My object will be, if possible, to form Christian men, for Christian boys I can scarcely hope to make.
N
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun . . .
K
One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity of life seems out of place. At midday the sun may burn, and men labor under it; but the morning and evening should be alike calm and cheerful.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
R: Address to Rugby School; in "The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold, D.D.", vol. 1, ch. 3, 1845.
A: On appointment as headmaster of Rugby School; Letter, 2 March 1828; in "The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold, D.D.", vol. 1, 1845.
N: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
K: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
   


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