Samuel McChord Crothers

Samuel McChord
Crothers
1857
1927

American Unitarian Universalist Minister and Essayist

Author Quotes

A prose writer gets tired of writing prose, and wants to be a poet. So he begins every line with a capital letter, and keeps on writing prose.

In the consciousness that another mind reflects your thought, you find the keenest satisfaction. Here is the high office of a friend, and in these high experiences is the point of attachment.

The test of real literature is that it will bear repetition. We read over the same pages again and again, and always with fresh delight.

The trouble with facts is that there are so many of them.

Try as hard as we may for perfection, the net result of our labors is an amazing variety of imperfectness. We are surprised at our own versatility in being able to fail in so many different ways.

Our thought is the key which unlocks the doors of the world.

Author Picture
First Name
Samuel McChord
Last Name
Crothers
Birth Date
1857
Death Date
1927
Bio

American Unitarian Universalist Minister and Essayist