Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Anne Morrow Lindbergh
(1906-2001) born on
Jun 22
US writer. "She wrote "Listen! The Wind," 1938 and "A Gift From the Sea," 1955, and was the wife of Charles Lindbergh."

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F
"One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few."

R
"I understand why the saints were rarely married women. It has primarily to do with distractions . . . Woman's normal occupations run counter to creative life, or contemplative life or saintly life."
A
"We tend not to choose the unknown, which might be a shock or a disappointment or simply a little difficult to cope with. An yet it is the unknown with all its disappointments and surprises that is the most enriching."
N
Only when a tree has fallen can you take a measure of it. It is the same with a man.
K
"If one talks to more than four people it is an audience, and one cannot really think or exchange thoughts with an audience."

 



Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  ""Gift From The Sea," 1955."
R: "In "Shorter Bartlett's Familiar Quotations," by John Bartlett, 1937, 1980, 1992."
A: "In "Reader's Digest," Mar 1993."
N: "In "Reader's Digest," Dec 1989."
K: "In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994."


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