Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to header Skip to footer

The greatest man is he who chooses the right with the...

From the April 1890 issue of The Christian Science Journal


The greatest man is he who chooses the right with the most invincible resolution; who resists the sorest temptation from within and without; who bears the heaviest burdens cheerfully; who is calmest in storms, and most fearless under menaces and frowns; whose reliance on truth, on virtue, and on God, is most unfaltering. — Channing.