Horace Mann (May 4, 1796 – August 2, 1859) was an American educational reformer, slavery abolitionist and Whig politician known for his commitment to promoting public education. In 1848, after public service as Secretary of the Massachusetts State Board of Education, Mann was elected to the United States House of...
It is well to think well; it is divine to act well.
Habit is a cable; we weave a thread of it each day, and at last we cannot break it.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
To be prepared is half the victory.