Henry Ward Beecher Quotes About Army

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  • There is an army of waiters in this world.

    Henry Ward Beecher (1868). “Norwood: Or, Village Life in New England”, p.169
  • Words are but the bannerets of a great army, a few bits of waving color here and there; thoughts are the main body of the footman that march unseen below.

    "Life Thoughts, Gathered from the Extemporaneous Discourses of Henry Ward Beecher, by One of His Congregation". Book edited by Edna Dean Proctor, 1859.
  • Tyrannies are overthrown by ideas. Armies are defeated by ideas. Nations, and Time itself, are overmatched by ideas.

    Henry Ward Beecher (1873). “The Sermons of Henry Ward Beecher in Plymouth Church, Brooklyn”, p.179

Henry Ward Beecher

  • Born: June 24, 1813
  • Died: March 8, 1887
  • Occupation: Minister
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