Thought for the Day
“The man who is always worrying
about whether or not his soul would be damned
generally has a soul that isn’t worth a damn.”
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
Born August 29, 1809 Cambridge, Massachusetts
Died October 7, 1894 (aged 85) Boston, Massachusetts
An American physician, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets. He is recognized as an important medical reformer.