Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Maria Edgeworth
(1767-1849) born on
Jan 1
English children's author. Her novels depict Irish life and moral tales for children.

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F
An orator is the worse person to tell a plain fact . . .

R
"The human heart, at whatever age, opens only to the heart that opens in return."
A
"When one illusion vanishes, another shall appear, and, still leading me forward towards an horizon that retreats as I advance, the happy prospect of futurity shall vanish only with my existence."
N
"All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy,
All play and no work makes Jack a mere toy."
K
How success changes the opinion of men!

 



Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  ""Harrington," ch. 10, 1817."
R: ""Letters to Literary Ladies," 1814."
A: ""Letters to Julia and Caroline," 1787."
N: ""Harry and Lucy," 1801."
K: ""The Will," 1800."


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