He did more than any man of his time, save robert owen, for the cause of Secular education.
robert owen said that Peabody borrowed the money "on his face."
robert owen did not represent either the Church or the nobility.
The world has long since written the word "Failure" as an epitaph for robert owen.
While there he had an interesting controversy with robert owen the socialist.
Death of robert owen, English philanthropist and social reformer.
But robert owen said, "Wait two years and then see how you feel!"
It is very probable that robert owen may yet die in communion with Rome.
Yet if an instance is to be chosen, it would be hard to find one more suggestive than that afforded by the efforts of robert owen.
robert owen and Joseph Lancaster, both sprung from the ranks, were leaders in social movements.
Celtic masc. proper name, ultimately from Greek eugenes "well-born;" via Gaelic Eoghann, Old Irish Eogan, Old Welsh Eugein, Ougein. In Medieval records, frequently Latinized as Eugenius; the form Eugene emerged in Scotland by late 12c. The Breton form Even led to modern French Ivain. Owenite in reference to the communistic system of social reformer Robert Owen (1771-1858) is attested from 1829.