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Anna Letitia Barbauld Quotes





But every act in consequence of our faith, strengthens faith.
 

Sweet daughter of a rough and stormy sire, hoar winter's blooming child, delightful spring.
[Spring]
 

The dead of midnight is the noon of thought.
 

The most characteristic mark of a great mind is to choose some one important object, and pursue it for life.
 

This dead of midnight is the noon of thought, and wisdom mounts her zenith with the stars.
[Midnight]
 

We neither laugh alone, nor weep alone, why then should we pray alone?
 

When one by one our ties are torn, and friend from friend is snatched forlorn; when man is left alone to mourn, oh! then how sweet it is to die!
 

Wisdom mounts her zenith with the stars.