Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards quotes

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...if we would be and do all that as a rational being we should desire, we must resolve to govern ourselves; we must seek diversit ...
New England is the home of all that is good and noble with all her sternness and uncompromising opinions.
I had been in the hurrying waters too long not to appreciate an opportunity to lie on the bank and rest, watch others, and gain st ...
I prefer surveying for a week to spending a week in fashionable society even of the best class.
A sense of power is the most intoxicating stimulant a mortal can enjoy ...
If it is a relief to take your clothes off at night, be sure that something is wrong. Clothes should not be a burden. They should ...
Subject the material world to the higher ends by understanding it in all its relations to daily life and action.
It is cruelty to children to keep five-year-olds sitting still, gazing into vacancy even for one hour at a time. We have little id ...
...all enjoyment is dependent upon the frailty of human life and human desires ... if we were to have all we want and to live fore ...
There are women in middle life, whose days are crowded with practical duties, physical strain, and moral responsibility ... they f ...
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