Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward Quotes

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward Quotes: I read, with a kind of hopeless envy, histories and legends of people of our craft who
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Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward Quote: It is impossible to forget the sense of dignity which marks the hour when one becomes a wage-earner... I felt that I had suddenly acquired value to myself, to my family, and to the world.
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Quotes about Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward: The distractions, the exhaustions, the savage noises, the demands of town life, are, for me, mortal enemies to thought, to sleep,and to study; its extremes of squalor and of splendor do not stimulate, but sadden me; certain phases of its society I profoundly value, but would sacrifice them to the heaven of country quiet, if I had to choose between.
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Quote about Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward: Happiness must be cultivated. It is like character. It is not a thing to be safely let alone for a moment, or it will run to weeds.
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Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward Sayings: It is not in our drawing-rooms that we should look to judge of the intrinsic worth of any style of dress. The street-car is a truer crucible of its inherent value.
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