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John Henry Newman
(1801-1890) born on
Feb 21
English religious leader, prelate, writer. He confounded Oxford Movement and helped define liberal arts education.
         
   
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Ability hits the mark where presumption overshoots and diffidence falls short.

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Calculation never made a hero.
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From the age of fifteen, dogma has been the fundamental principle of my religion: I know no other religion; I cannot enter into the idea of any other sort of religion; religion, as a mere sentiment, is to me a dream and a mockery.
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Evil has no substance of its own, but it is only the defect, excess, perversion, or corruption of that which has substance.
K
It is as absurd to argue men, as to torture them, into believing.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
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R: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
A: Apologia Pro Vita Sua, "History of My Religious Opinions from 1833 --1839" (1864).
N: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
K: Sermon, 11 Dec. 1831, Oxford, England.
   


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