Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Edna St. Vincent Millay
(1882-1950) born on
Feb 3
US "author, poet". "She won the Pulitzer for "The Ballad of the Harp Weaver," 1922."

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F
"God, I can push the grass apart
And lay my finger on Thy heart!"

R
Pity me that the heart is slow to learn
What the swift mind beholds at every turn.
A
"The soul can split the sky in two,
And let the face of God shine through."
N
"My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
But, ah, my foes, and oh, my friends-
It gives a lovely light."
K
I find it's as hard to live down an early triumph as an early indiscretion.

 



Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  "In "The International Thesaurus of Quotations," by Rhoda Thomas Tripp, 1995."
R: ""Pity Me Not," "The Harp-Weaver," 1923."
A: ""Renascence," st. 8."
N: ""First Fig.""
K: "In "The Beacon Book of Quotations by Women," by Rosalie Maggio, 1994."


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