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Lucy Larcom
March 5, 1824 - April 17, 1893
Nationality: American
Category: Poet
Subcategory: American Poet

Like a plant that starts up in showers and sunshine and does not know which has best helped it to grow, it is difficult to say whether the hard things or the pleasant things did me the most good.


I defied the machinery to make me its slave. Its incessant discords could not drown the music of my thoughts if I would let them fly high enough.


We might all place ourselves in one of two ranks the women who do something, and the women who do nothing; the first being of course the only creditable place to occupy.


If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.


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