Christian Nestell Bovee (1820 – 1904) was an New York City writer. He was a successful lawyer for many years who enjoyed writing in his leisure time. His two books: Thoughts, Feelings and Fancies (1857) and Intuitions and Summaries of Thought (1862) were quite popular in their time.
Quotes by Christian Nestell Bovee…
A sound direction is not so much indicated by never making a mistake, as by never repeating it.
What we call conscience, is, in many instances, only a wholesome fear of the constable.