Dorothea Dix Quotes

Dorothea Dix Quotes: A man usually values that most for which he has labored; he uses that most frugally which he has toiled hour by hour and day by day to acquire.
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Dorothea Dix Quote: I come to present the strong claims of suffering humanity. I come to place before the Legislature of Massachusetts the condition of the miserable, the desolate, the outcast. I come as the advocate of helpless, forgotten, insane men and women; of beings sunk to a condition from which the unconcerned world would start with real horror.
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Quotes about Dorothea Dix: Of all the calamities to which humanity is subject, none is so dreadful as insanity. ... All experience shows that insanity seasonably treated is as certainly curable as a cold or a fever.
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Quote about Dorothea Dix: I have learned to live each day as it comes, and not to borrow trouble by dreading tomorrow.
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