Choose language

Forgot your password?

Need a Spoofbox account? Create one for FREE!

No subscription or hidden extras


Debate is masculine, conversation is feminine.

Amos Bronson Alcott

#debate #feminine #masculine

Quote by Amos Bronson Alcott

Read through all quotes from Amos Bronson Alcott

About Amos Bronson Alcott

Amos Bronson Alcott Quotes

Did you know about Amos Bronson Alcott?

The Alcott family put The Hillside up for rent and moved to Boston. Emerson wrote to Margaret Fuller then editor that they might "pass muster & even pass for just & great". He reflected that the event was a prophecy that he would be "tilting at the sun and always catching the fall.

Based on his ideas for human perfection Alcott founded Fruitlands a transcendentalist experiment in community living. His innovative methods however were controversial and he rarely stayed in one place very long. Nevertheless he continued focusing on educational projects and opened a new school at the end of his life in 1879.

back to top