Margaret Fuller Quotes

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Born: 1810-05-23, Cambridgeport, Massachusetts
Birth Country: USA
Died: Fire Island, New York, 1850-07-19
Occupation: Teacher Journalist Critic

A house is no home unless it contain food and fire for the mind as well as for the body.
- Margaret Fuller

Be what you would seem to be - or, if you'd like it put more simply - a house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
- Margaret Fuller

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.
- Margaret Fuller

It is astonishing what force, purity, and wisdom it requires for a human being to keep clear of falsehoods.
- Margaret Fuller

Man tells his aspiration in his God but in his demon he shows his depth of experience.
- Margaret Fuller

Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live.
- Margaret Fuller

Only the dreamer shall understand realities, though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking.
- Margaret Fuller

The character and history of each child may be a new and poetic experience to the parent, if he will let it.
- Margaret Fuller

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.
- Margaret Fuller

Two persons love in one another the future good which they aid one another to unfold.
- Margaret Fuller

Would that the simple maxim, that honesty is the best policy, might be laid to heart that a sense of the true aim of life might elevate the tone of politics and trade till public and private honor become identical.
- Margaret Fuller

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