His statue stands watch on Main Street, gazing sternly over campus. Our main building bears his name. He's an important part of Moravian heritage, and though he lived from 1592-1670, his legacy is still central to Moravian College's mission today.
But who is John Amos Comenius and what did he stand for? Over the past year, we've been highlighting the man's own words through a series of #ComeniusSpeaks quotations on social media: here are a few of our favorites.