Louisa Lawson quotes

  • If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers, we should have learned women.

  • Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals.

  • You either get the point of Africa or you don't. What draws me back year after year is that it's like seeing the world with the lid off.

  • God help us if we ever take the theater out of the auction business or anything else. It would be an awfully boring world.

  • A divided heart loses both worlds.

  • Perils as well as privileges attend the higher Christian life. The nearer we come to God, the thicker the hosts of darkness in heavenly places. Aggressive Christianity is the world's greatest need.

  • And how am I to face the odds Of man's bedevilment and God's? I, a stranger and afraid In a world I never made.

  • Who made the world I cannot tell; 'Tis made, and here am I in hell. My hand, though now my knuckles bleed, I never soiled with such a deed.

  • Priests might divide the world into good and bad. In battle there was strong and weak and nothing else.

  • Very few people changed the world by sitting on their couch.

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