"Amos Bronson Alcott" was an American teacher, writer, philosopher, and reformer. As an educator, Alcott pioneered new ways of interacting with young students, focusing on a conversational style, and avoided traditional punishment. He hoped to perfect the human spirit and, to that end, advocated a veganism/vegan diet before the term was coined. He was also an Abolitionism in the United States/abolitionist and an advocate for women's rights.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous educators! More Amos Bronson Alcott on Wikipedia.