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William Booth
(1829-1912) born on
Apr 10
English religious leader. He was founder and general, 1878-1912, of the Salvation Army.
To get a man soundly saved it is not enough to put on him a pair of new breeches, to give him regular work, or even to give him a University education. These things are all outside a man, and if the inside remains unchanged you have wasted your labour.

There are men so incorrigibly lazy that no inducement that you can offer will tempt them to work; so eaten up by vice that virtue is abhorrent to them, and so inveterably dishonest that theft is to them a master passion.
The profession of a prostitute is the only career in which the maximum income is paid to the newest apprentice.
A man's labour is not only his capital but his life. When it passes it returns never more. To utilise it, to prevent its wasteful squandering, to enable the poor man to bank it up for use hereafter, this surely is one of the most urgent tasks . . .
The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "In Darkest England, and the Way Out," pt. 1, ch. 5, 1890.
R: "In Darkest England, and the Way Out," pt. 2, ch. 5, sct. 10, 1890.
A: "In Darkest England, and the Way Out," pt. 1, ch. 6, 1890.
N: "In Darkest England, and the Way Out," pt. 1, ch. 4, 1890.
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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