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Tyron Edwards Quotes

About Tyron Edwards

Life: 1809 - 1894

Country: us flag America

Profession: Religious Figure;

Tryon Edwards (1809 - 1894) was an American theologian, best known for compiling the "New Dictionary of Thoughts", a book of quotations. He also compiled and published the sixteen sermons of his great, great grandfather, Jonathan Edwards, on 1st Corinthians chapter 13, the "Love Chapter", entitling the book "Charity And Its Fruits; Christian love as manifested in the heart and life", which is likely the most thorough analysis of the text of 1Cor 13 ever written.

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Quotations

He that never changes his opinions, never corrects his mistakes, and will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today.

~ Tyron Edwards

Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them.

~ Tyron Edwards

Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood.

~ Tyron Edwards

Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow so.

~ Tyron Edwards

High aims form high characters, and great objects bring out great minds.

~ Tyron Edwards

To rule one's anger is well; to prevent it is still better.

~ Tyron Edwards

Never be so brief as to become obscure.

~ Tyron Edwards

Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods, choose both.

~ Tyron Edwards

Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.

~ Tyron Edwards

Credulity is belief in slight evidence, with no evidence, or against evidence.

~ Tyron Edwards

We weep over the graves of infants and the little ones taken from us by death; but an early grave may be the shortest way to heaven.

~ Tyron Edwards

Hell is truth seen too late - duty neglected in its season.

~ Tyron Edwards

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