Facts about Henry Brooks Adams

Summary

Henry Brooks Adams was a famous author, who lived between February 16, 1838 and March 27, 1918.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac aquarius, who is known for Knowledge, Humanitarian, Serious, Insightful, Duplicitous. Our collection contains 10 quotes who is written / told by Henry.

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Famous quotes by Henry Brooks Adams (10)


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"A man must now swallow more belief than he can digest"
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"Politics... have always been the systematic organization of hatreds"
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"I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a symbolist in literature. Not that I understand what these terms mean, but I take them to be all merely synonyms of pessimist"
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"Every man who has at last succeeded, after long effort, in calling up the divinity which lies hidden in a woman's heart, is startled to find that he must obey the God he summoned"
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"Thank God, I never was cheerful. I come from the happy stock of the Mathers, who, as you remember, passed sweet mornings reflecting on the goodness of God and the damnation of infants"
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"Some day science may have the existence of mankind in power, and the human race can commit suicide by blowing up the world"
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"Politics, as a practise, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds"
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"One friend in a lifetime is much; two are many; three hardly possible"
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"I tell you the solemn truth, that the doctrine of the Trinity is not so difficult to accept for a working proposition as any one of the axioms of physics"
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"A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell, where his influence stops"


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