John Lancaster Spalding Quote


Picture Quote:



The strong man is he who knows how and is able to become and be himself; the magnanimous man is he who, being strong, knows how and is able to issue forth from himself, as from a fortress, to guide, protect, encourage, and save others.  - John Lancaster Spalding
More John Lancaster Spalding Quotes

John Lancaster Spalding
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
John Lancaster SpaldingShare on Facebook

Born: June 2, 1840

Died: August 25, 1916 (aged 76)

Nationality: American

Bio: John Lancaster Spalding was an American author, poet, advocate for higher education, the first bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Peoria from 1877 to 1908 and a co-founder of The Catholic University of America.

Quote of the day

Black guys counting my money! I hate it. The only kind of people I want counting my money are little short guys that wear yarmulkes every day.

Popular Authors

Thomas Malthus
R. A. Lafferty
Joseph Heller
Ken Kesey
Jean de La Fontaine
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Doug Coupland
Scott Adams
J. D. Salinger
Thomas Browne
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Karl Marx
Eleanor Roosevelt
François Rabelais
Stephen King
Rabindranath Tagore