Lawrence Pearsall Jacks quotes

“A master in the art of living draws no sharp distinction between his work and his play; his labor and his leisure; his mind and his body; his education and his recreation. He hardly knows which is which. He simply pursues his vision of excellence through whatever he is doing, and leaves others to determine whether he is working or playing. To himself, he always appears to be doing both.”

Lawrence Pearsall Jacks Education through Recreation

“Better that the nation grow poor for a cause we can honor, than grow rich for an end that is unknown.”

Lawrence Pearsall Jacks

“Faith is nothing else than reason grown courageous — reason raised to its highest power, expanded to its widest vision.”

Lawrence Pearsall Jacks

“Our intellectual development in the field of science has outstripped our human development in the field of character.”

Lawrence Pearsall Jacks

“The mechanical mind has a passion for control — of everything except itself.”

Lawrence Pearsall Jacks Revolt Against Mechanism