Quotes by Edward Everett Hale

Edward Everett Hale was an American author, historian, and Unitarian minister, best known for his writings such as "The Man Without a Country", published in Atlantic Monthly, in support of the Union during the Civil War. He was the grand-nephew of Nathan Hale, the American spy during the Revolutionary War.

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Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand!

- Edward Everett Hale, Ten Times One is Ten (1870)

I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.

- Edward Everett Hale, Jeanie Ashley Bates Greenough, "A Year of Beautiful Thoughts"‎ (1902)