| Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.|
|AUTHOR:||Edward Everett Hale (18221909)|
|QUOTATION:||Look up and not down;|
Look forward and not back;
Look out and not in;
Lend a Hand.
|ATTRIBUTION:||EDWARD EVERETT HALE, motto of the Lend a Hand Society.|
The first Lend a Hand Club was founded in 1871, followed by the incorporation of a league of clubs, the Lend a Hand Society, in 1891. Edward E. Hale, who founded the first club in Boston, Massachusetts, later became chaplain to the United States Senate.
See also No. 899.
|WORKS:||Edward Everett Hale Collection|