John Lancaster Spalding 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
Chapter 1 Truth and Love - Means and Ends of Education (1895)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJohn Lancaster Spalding
Born: June 2, 1840
Died: August 25, 1916 (aged 76)
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.