Quotations by Leonard Bacon

3 Found
Displaying 1 through 3


Born: Friday, February 19, 1802
Profession: Clergyman
Nationality: American


'Thou shalt not get found out' is not one of God's commandments; and no man can be saved by trying to keep it.
- Leonard Bacon
(Keywords: God, Man, Trying)

If that form of government, that system of social order is not wrong - if those laws of the Southern States, by virtue of which slavery exists there, and is what it is, are not wrong - nothing is wrong.
- Leonard Bacon
(Keywords: Government, Virtue, Laws, Nothing, Order, Slavery, states, Wrong)

Technique! The very word is like a shriek of outraged Art. It is the idiot name given to effort by those who are too weak, too weary, or too dull to play the game. The mighty have no theory of technique.
- Leonard Bacon
(Keywords: Art, Effort, Name, Play, Theory, Word)







© Copyright 2002-2019 QuoteKingdom.Com - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED