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John Marshall Barker Quotes


American clergy, and educator
(b.1849)

The ancient hieroglyphic for God was the figure of an eye upon a sceptre, to denote that he sees and rules all things.
[God]
 

Whoever feels pain in hearing a good character of his neighbor, will feel pleasure in the reverse; and those who despair to rise to distinction by their virtues are happy if others can be depressed to a level with themselves.