Ezra Cornell — American Businessman born on January 11, 1807, died on December 09, 1874

Ezra Cornell was an American businessman, politician, philanthropist and educational administrator. He was the founder of Western Union and a co-founder of Cornell University. He also served as President of the New York Agriculture Society and as a New York state Senator... (wikipedia)

Idleness is to the human mind like rust to iron.
I read the book with interest, but when Jackson was a candidate in 1828 for the Presidency, I opposed him and voted for Adams. I favored a protective tariff.
I have a fine lot of telescopes. I have one with which I can see the Mountains in the Moon.
There is a great reform required in the education and habits of females.
The Soul of man is made an article of merchandize by his fellow man and can such a land be happy? No! Happyness does not dwell in any land that is scard by the blighting curse of Slavery.

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