John Lancaster Spalding Quote


Picture Quote:



The world is chiefly a mental fact. From mind it receives the forms of time and space, the principle of casuality, color, warmth, and beauty. Were there no mind, there would be no world.  - 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

If satire is to be effective, the audience must be aware of the thing satirized.

Popular Authors

Ogden Nash
Terry Pratchett
Norman Vincent Peale
Noel Coward
Erich Fromm
Lyndon B. Johnson
Agatha Christie
Robert Southey
Don Miller
Heraclitus
Robert Jordan
James Russell Lowell
Gerard Manley Hopkins
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Rita Dove
Anne Sexton