Eliza Cook - Quotes

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Who would not rather trust and be deceived?

Who would not rather trust and be deceived?

There's a magical tie to the land of our home, which the heart cannot break, though the footsteps may roam. ---->>>

Why should we strive, with cynic frown, to knock their fairy castles down? ---->>>

How cruelly sweet are the echoes that start, When memory plays an old tune on the heart. ---->>>

Though language forms the preacher, 'Tis good works make the man. ---->>>


Eliza Cook profile (eliza-cook.jpg)
Nationality: English
Born: December 24, 1818
Die: September 23, 1889
Occupation: Poet

Eliza Cook (24 December 1818 – 23 September 1889) was an English author and poet associated with the Chartist movement. She was a proponent of political freedom for women, and believed in the ideology of self-improvement through education, something she called "levelling up." This made her hugely popular with the working class public in both England and America (wikipedia)