Henry van Dyke Jr. Quotes

Who is Henry van Dyke Jr.?

Henry Jackson van Dyke Jr. was an American author, educator, diplomat, and clergyman.

Born November 10, 1852
Died April 10, 1933

Books by Henry van Dyke Jr.

Best Quotes by Henry van Dyke Jr.

“Happiness is inward, and not outward; and so, it does not depend on what we have, but on what we are.”

“It is better to follow even the shadow of the best, than to remain content with the worst.”

“What you possess in the world will be found at the day of your death to belong to someone else. But what you are will be yours forever.”

“Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live.”

“Use what talents you possess, the woods will be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.”

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