Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Sylvia Ashton-Warner
(1908-1984) born on
Dec 17
New Zealander "educator, writer, novelist, poet". She was known for her innovative work in adapting traditional British teaching methods to the special needs of Maori children.

"I am my own Universe, I my own Professor."

I see the mind of a 5-year-old as a volcano with two vents: destructiveness and creativeness.
"When love turns away, now, I don't follow it. I sit and suffer, unprotesting, until I feel the tread of another step."
I've got to relearn what I was supposed to have learned.
The truth is that I am enslaved . . . in one vast love affair with 70 children.


Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  "Aug 1941, "Myself," 1967."
R: ""Teacher," 1963."
A: ""Teacher," 1963."
N: "Feb 1941, "Myself," 1967."
K: "On life of a teacher, "Spinster," Simon & Schuster 59"

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