Anna Letitia Barbauld Quotes

Anna Letitia Barbauld Quotes: Young gentlemen, who are to display their knowledge to the world, should have every motive of emulation, should be formed into regular classes, should read and dispute together, should have all the honors, and, if one may say so, the pomp of learning set before them, to call up their ardor. It is their business, and they should apply to it as such.
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Anna Letitia Barbauld Quote: Children have almost an intuitive discernment between the maxims you bring forward for their use, and those by which you direct your own conduct.
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Quotes about Anna Letitia Barbauld: You, that have toiled during youth, to set your son upon higher ground, and to enable him to begin where you left off, do not expect that son to be what you were, - diligent, modest, active, simple in his tastes, fertile in resources. You have put him under quite a different master. Poverty educated you; wealth will educate him. You cannot suppose the result will be the same.
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Quote about Anna Letitia Barbauld: Englishmen are said to love their laws; - that is the reason, I suppose, they give us so many of them, and in different editions.
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Anna Letitia Barbauld Sayings: You speak of beginning the education of your son. The moment he was able to form an idea his education was already begun. . . .
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Anna Letitia Barbauld Saying: many things I knew, I have forgotten; many things I thought I knew, I find I know nothing about; some things I know, I have found not worth knowing; and some things I would give - O what would one not give to know? are beyond the reach of human ken.
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