Frederick Henry Hedge

Frederick Henry
Hedge
1805
1890

American Unitarian Divine and Transcendentalist

Author Quotes

And I seemed to discern a power and meaning in the old, which the more impassioned would not allow.

Dreaming is an act of pure imagination, attesting in all men a creative power which, if it were available in waking, would make every man a Dante or a Shakespeare.

What we need most is not so much the ideal as to idealize the real.

Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.

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First Name
Frederick Henry
Last Name
Hedge
Birth Date
1805
Death Date
1890
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American Unitarian Divine and Transcendentalist