Dorothy Canfield Fisher - Quotes

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A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnessary. ---->>>

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.

If we would only give, just once, the same amount of reflection to what we want to get out of life that we give to the question of what to do with a two weeks' vacation, we would be startled at our false standards and the aimless procession of our busy days. ---->>>

Freedom is not worth fighting for if it means no more than license for everyone to get as much as he can for himself.

Freedom is not worth fighting for if it means no more than license for everyone to get as much as he can for himself.

She was scrubbing furiously at a line of grease spots which led from the stove towards the door to the dining-room. That was where Henry had held the platter tilted as he carried the steak in yesterday. And yet if she had warned him once about that, she had a thousand times! ---->>>

Some people think that doctors and nurses can put scrambled eggs back into the shell. ---->>>

Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature . ---->>>

One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.

One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: February 17, 1879
Birthplace: Lawrence, Kansas, US
Die: 11-09, 1958
Occupation: Author
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Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17, 1879 – November 9, 1958) was an educational reformer, social activist, and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She strongly supported women's rights, racial equality, and lifelong education. Eleanor Roosevelt named her one of the ten most influential women in the United States (wikipedia)