Quotation by James Russell Lowell

No man is born into the world, whose work
Is not born with him; there is always work,
And tools to work withal, for those who will:
And blessèd are the horny hands of toil!
James Russell Lowell (1819–1891), U.S. poet, editor. repr. In Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell (1978). A Glance Behind the Curtains (1844).
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