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    abbott lawrence lowell Quotes

    All that you may achieve or discover you will regard as a fragment of a larger pattern of the truth which from the separate approaches every true scholar is striving to descry.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: truth  true  achieve 
     
    I must follow them. I am their leader.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: leader 
     
    There's a Harvard man on the wrong side of every question.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: men  wrong  questions 
     
    All social life, stability, progress, depend upon each man's confidence in his neighbor, a reliance upon him to do his duty.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    The mark of an educated man is the ability to make a reasoned guess on the basis of insufficient information.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: men 
     
    You will not accept credit that is due to another, or harbor jealousy of an explorer who is more fortunate.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: jealousy 
     
    Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom, not the reflected glamour of fame.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: fame  wisdom 
     
    Pleasure is a by-product of doing something that is worth doing. Therefore, do not seek pleasure as such. Pleasure comes of seeking something else, and comes by the way.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: pleasure  worth 
     
    You will be courteous to your elders who have explored to the point from which you may advance; and helpful to your juniors who will progress farther by reason of your labors.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
    tags: progress 
     
    Of course there's a lot of knowledge in universities: the freshmen bring a little in; the seniors don't take much away, so knowledge sort of accumulates.
    — Abbott Lawrence Lowell
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