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  • a daughter's love for a kind father ... is mixed with the careless happiness of childhood, which can never come again. Into the father's grave the daughter, sometimes a gray-haired woman, lays away forever the little pet names and memories which to all the rest of the world are but foolishness.

    Constance Fenimore Woolson (2012). “Anne: A Novel”, p.129, The Floating Press
  • Theories are like scaffolding: they are not the house, but you cannot build the house without them.

    Constance Fenimore Woolson (1892). “Anne”
  • My only wickedness is that I love you; my only goodness, the same.

    Constance Fenimore Woolson (2015). “Anne”, p.391, Sheba Blake Publishing
  • Are we to go out with trumpets and tell everything we know, just because it is true? Is there not such a thing as egotistical truthfulness?

    Constance Fenimore Woolson (1960). “Anne: A Novel”, p.170, Library of Alexandria
  • If we neglect our privileges, the gods take them from us.

    Constance Fenimore Woolson (2015). “Anne”, p.239, Sheba Blake Publishing
  • It is easy to be humble when a greater is preferred; but when an inferior is lifted high above our heads, how can we bear it?

    Humble   Humility   Bears  
    Constance Fenimore Woolson (2015). “Anne”, p.17, Sheba Blake Publishing
  • warm-heartedness generally begins at home, and those who are warm to others are warmer to themselves; it is but the overflow.

    Constance Fenimore Woolson (2015). “Anne”, p.89, Sheba Blake Publishing
  • Time is not so all-erasing as we think.

    Time   Thinking  
    Constance Fenimore Woolson (2015). “Anne”, p.177, Sheba Blake Publishing
  • In tangled wreath, in clustered gleaming stars, In floating, curling sprays, The golden flower comes shining though the woods These February days; Forth go all hearts, all hands, from out the town, To bring her gayly in, This wild, sweet Princess of far Florida - The yellow jessamine.

    Sweet   Stars   Flower  
    Clare Benedict, Constance Fenimore Woolson (1930*). “Five Generations (1785-1923): Being Scattered Chapters from the History of the Cooper, Pomeroy, Woolson and Benedict Families, with Extracts from Their Letters and Journals, as Well as Articles and Poems by Constance Fenimore Woolson”
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