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Charles Kingsley

Birthdate: 12. June 1819
Date of death: 23. January 1875
Other names: چارلز کینقزلی

Charles Kingsley was a broad church priest of the Church of England, a university professor, social reformer, historian and novelist. He is particularly associated with Christian socialism, the working men's college, and forming labour cooperatives that failed but led to the working reforms of the progressive era. He was a friend and correspondent with Charles Darwin. He was also the uncle of traveller and scientist Mary Kingsley. Wikipedia

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„Pain is no evil,
Unless it conquer us.“

—  Charles Kingsley

St. Maura, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
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„Oh that we two were Maying.“

—  Charles Kingsley

The Saint's Tragedy (1848), Act ii, scene ix, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
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„If you wish to be like a little child, study what a little child could understand — nature; and do what a little child could do — love.“

—  Charles Kingsley

Notes of August 1842, published in Charles Kingsley : His Letters and Memories of His Life (1883) edited by Frances Eliza Grenfell Kingsley, p. 65.

„Clear and cool, clear and cool,
By laughing shallow, and dreaming pool.“

—  Charles Kingsley

Song I, st. 1.
Water Babies http://www.gutenberg.org/dirs/etext97/wtrbs10h.htm (1863)

„Sad, sad to think that the year is all but done.“

—  Charles Kingsley

The Starlings, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
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„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“

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