Benjamin Waugh

Benjamin
Waugh
1839
1908

English Clergyman, Victorian Social Reformer and Campaigner, Founder of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Author Quotes

Thine was a brief, a passing joy, as transient as thy flowers;
Thy side He left, and went away—He never leaveth ours.

To attempt to resist temptation, to abandon our bad habits, and to control our dominant passions in our own unaided strength, is like attempting to check by a spider’s thread the progress of as ship of the first rate, borne along before wind and tide.

Author Picture
First Name
Benjamin
Last Name
Waugh
Birth Date
1839
Death Date
1908
Bio

English Clergyman, Victorian Social Reformer and Campaigner, Founder of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children