Anne Bradstreet - Quotes

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A prosperous state makes a secure Christian, but adversity makes him Consider. ---->>>

Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish. ---->>>

Youth is the time of getting, middle age of improving, and old age of spending. ---->>>

Iron till it be thoroughly heated is incapable to be wrought; so God sees good to cast some men into the furnace of affliction, and then beats them on his anvil into what frame he pleases. ---->>>

If what I do prove well, it won't advance. They'll say it's stolen, or else it was by chance. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 2015
Birthplace: Northampton, England
Die: 1672
Occupation: Poet

Anne Bradstreet (March 20, 1612 – September 16, 1672), née Dudley, was the most prominent of early English poets of North America and first writer in England's North American colonies to be published. She is the first Puritan figure in American Literature and notable for her large corpus of poetry, as well as personal writings published posthumously (wikipedia)