Adelaide Anne Procter - Quotes

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Dreams grow holy put in action. ---->>>

The men are much alarmed by certain speculations about women; and well they may be, for when the horse and ass begin to think and argue, adieu to riding and driving. ---->>>

No star is ever lost we once have seen, we always may be what we might have been. ---->>>

I do not ask, O Lord, that life may be a pleasant road. ---->>>

Joy is like restless day; but peace divine like quiet night; Lead me, O Lord, till perfect Day shall shine through Peace to Light. ---->>>

Seated one day at the organ, I was weary and ill at ease, and my fingers wandered idly over the noisy keys. It seemed the harmonious echo from our discordant life. ---->>>

We always may be what we might have been. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: October 30, 1825
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Die: February 2, 1864
Occupation: Poet

Adelaide Anne Procter (30 October 1825 – 2 February 1864) was an English poet and philanthropist. She worked prominently on behalf of unemployed women and the homeless, and was actively involved with feminist groups and journals. Procter never married. She became unhealthy, possibly due to her charity work, and died of tuberculosis at the age of 38 (wikipedia)