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 Anna Barbauld - “We can only love what we know”
 Anna Barbauld - “Forgotten rimes, and college themes, Worm-eaten plans, and embryo schemes A mass of heterogeneous matter. A chaos dark, nor land nor water.”
 Anna Barbauld - “The awakenings of remorse, virtuous shame and indignation, the glow of moral approbation if they do not lead to action, grow less and less vivid every time they occur, till at length the mind grows absolutely callous”
 Anna Letitia Barbauld - “The most characteristic mark of a great mind is to choose some one important object, and pursue it for life”
 Anna Letitia Barbauld - “You speak of beginning the education of your son. The moment he was able to form an idea his education was already begun. . . .”
 Anna Letitia Barbauld - “Forgotten rimes, and college themes,Worm-eaten plans, and embryo schemes A mass of heterogeneous matter.A chaos dark, nor land nor water.”
 Anna Letitia Barbauld - “When one by one our ties are torn,And friend from friend is snatched forlornWhen man is left alone to mourn,Oh then how sweet it is to die”
 Anna Letitia Barbauld - “We neither laugh alone, nor weep alone, why then should we pray alone”
 Anna Letitia Barbauld - “The awakenings of remorse, virtuous shame and indignation, the glow of moral approbation if they do not lead to action, grow less and less vivid every time they occur, till at length the mind grows absolutely callous.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “Forgotten rimes, and college themes, Worm-eaten plans, and embryo schemes A mass of heterogeneous matter. A chaos dark, nor land nor water.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “We neither laugh alone, nor weep alone, why then should we pray alone”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “When one by one our ties are torn, And friend from friend is snatched forlorn When man is left alone to mourn, Oh then how sweet it is to die”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “Society than solitude is worse, And man to man is still the greatest curse.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “Of her scorn the maid repented, And the shepherd of his love.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “It would be difficult to determine whether the age is growing better or worse for I think our plays are growing like sermons, and our sermons like plays.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “This dead of midnight is the noon of thought, And Wisdom mounts her zenith with the stars.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “The most characteristic mark of a great mind is to choose some one important object, and pursue it for life.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “Man is the nobler growth our realms supply, And souls are ripened in our northern sky.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “We can only love what we know.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “The world has little to bestow Where two fond hearts in equal love are joined.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “It is to hope, though hope were lost.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “While Genius was thus wasting his strength in eccentric flights, I saw a person of a very different appearance, named Application.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “And when midst fallen London, they survey The stone where Alexanders ashes lay, Shall own with humbled pride the lesson must By Times slow finger written in the dust.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “Life weve been long together, Through pleasant and through cloudy weather Tis hard to part when friends are dear, Perhaps twill cost a sigh, a tear Then steal away, give little warning Choose thine own time Say not Good-night but in some brighter clime Bid me Good-morning.”
 Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld - “So fades a summer cloud away So sinks the gale when storms are over So gently shuts the eye of day So dies a wave along the shore.”

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