Anna Seward - Quotes

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Time's stern tide, with cold Oblivion's wave, Shall soon dissolve each fair, each fading charm. ---->>>

Let me be content with being happy, without sighing that I am not distinguished. ---->>>

Were I to flatter myself with the possibility of success in such combat, it would indeed be presumption. ---->>>

A masculine education cannot spare from professional study and the necessary acquisition of languages, the time and attention which I have bestowed on the compositions of my countrymen. ---->>>

If I had girls to educate I would not have them learn both music and drawing. ---->>>

Suffer not thy wrongs to shroud thy fate, But turn, my soul, to blessings which remain. ---->>>

Though just biographical record will touch the failings of the good and the eminent with tenderness. ---->>>

To what derision should I be exposed from a thousand quarters!- An unlearned female entering the lists of criticism against the mighty Johnson! ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: December 12, 1747
Birthplace: Eyam, Derbyshire
Die: March 25, 1809
Occupation: Writer

Anna Seward (12 December 1742 – 25 March 1809) was a long-eighteenth-century English Romantic poet, often called the Swan of Lichfield.(wikipedia)