Adoniram Judson Quote
Interview for SPIEGEL (spiegel.de), in 2008
“Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy.”
Martí : Thoughts/Pensamientos (1994)
“It's a bizarre but wonderful feeling, to arrive dead center of a target you didn't even know you were aiming for.”
―Lois McMaster Bujold
Cordelia's Honor (1996), Author's Afterword
“Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.”
―Samuel Butler (novelist)
Speech at the Somerville Club, February 27, 1895.
As quoted in: Newsday, 11 February 1988
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAdoniram Judson
Born: August 9, 1788
Died: April 12, 1850 (aged 61)
Bio: Adoniram Judson, Jr. was an American Baptist missionary, who served in Burma for almost forty years. At the age of 25, Adoniram Judson became the first Protestant missionary sent from North America to preach in Burma.