Quotations by DeWitt Clinton
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Born: Thursday, March 2, 1769
Died: Monday, February 11, 1828 (58 years old)
Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity, and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment, perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
(Keywords: Power, Knowledge, Wealth, Enjoyment, Pleasure, Shadow, Space, Vanity)
The sinner will not confess, nor will the priest receive his confession, if the veil of secrecy is removed.
(Keywords: Confession, Secrecy, Will)