Charles Kingsley Quotes (111 quotes)
“A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend, one human soul whom we can trust utterly, who knows the best and worst of us, and who loves us in spite of all our faults.”
Daily Thoughts (EasyRead Comfort Edition) (2008 edition), ReadHowYouWant.com - ISBN: 9781442917248
Poems: Including The Saint's Tragedy, Andromeda, Songs, Ballads, Etc (1872 edition)
“Being forced to work, and forced to do your best, will breed in you temperance and self-control, diligence and strength of will, cheerfulness and content, and a hundred virtues which the idle will never know.”
Town and country sermons (1861 edition)
Poems, including The saint's tragedy, Andromeda, songs &c. Collected ed (1872 edition)
“He was one of those men who possess almost every gift, except the gift of the power to use them.”
Westward Ho! (1855 edition), Giuseppe Castrovilli
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharles Kingsley
Born: June 12, 1819
Died: January 23, 1875 (aged 55)
Occupation: Clergyman, historian, writer
Bio: Charles Kingsley was an English priest of the Church of England, university professor, historian and novelist, particularly associated with the West Country and northeast Hampshire.