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Portrait of Benjamin Rush.
Portrait of Benjamin Rush.

Benjamin Rush Quotes

January 4, 1746–April 19, 1813

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“Dreams are nothing but incoherent ideas, occasioned by partial or imperfect sleep”

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“Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb.”

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“Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error.”

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“Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us.”

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“Scandal dies sooner of itself, than we could kill it.”

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“Freedom can exist only in the society of knowledge. Without learning, men are incapable of knowing their rights.”

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  • Article Title Benjamin Rush Quotes
  • Coverage January 4, 1746–April 19, 1813
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  • Keywords benjamin rush
  • Website Name American History Central
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  • Access Date December 17, 2018
  • Publisher R.Squared Communications, LLC
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update January 13, 2018