Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Ethel Watts Mumford
(1878-1940) born on

"Said a Rooster, "I'd have you all know
I am nearly the whole of the show;
Why, the Sun every morn
Gets up with the dawn
For the purpose of hearing me crow!""

"Knowledge is power, if you know it about the right person."
Don't take the will for the deed; get the deed!
"There was a young person of Tottenhem,
Whose manners, good Lord! she'd forgotten 'em."
"A man of courage never needs weapons, but he may need bail."


Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  ""Know Your Own Worth," "The Limerick Up to Date Book," 1903."
R: "In "Readers' Digest.""
A: "In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992."
N: ""Good Manners," "The Limerick Up to Date Book," 1903."
K: "In "Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations," by Tony Augarde, 1991."

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