Henry Ward Beecher Quotes

It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore

~ Henry Ward Beecher

Repentance may begin instantly, but reformation often requires a sphere of years.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

If a man cannot be a Christian in the place he is, he cannot be a Christian anywhere.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

Repentance is another name for aspiration.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

The power of hiding ourselves from one another is mercifully given, for men are wild beasts, and would devour one another but for this protection.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

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