William Ellery Channing Quote

It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.


Sermons and Lectures (ed. 1824)

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It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious...

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It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious...

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It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious...

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It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious...