Horace Mann Quotes (95 quotes)
“Physics is the Science of Matter; Metaphysics the Science of Mind — the Science of Being, apart from accidents and properties — Ontology.”
Thoughts Selected from the Writings of Horace Mann (1872)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsHorace Mann
Born: May 4, 1796
Died: August 2, 1859 (aged 63)
Occupation: Educator, politician
Bio: Horace Mann was an American education reformer. As a politician he served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1827 to 1833. He served in the Massachusetts Senate from 1834 to 1837. In 1848, after serving as Secretary of the Massachusetts State Board of Education since its creation, he was elected to the US House of Representatives.
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