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Margaret Fuller
(1810-1850) born on
May 23
US critic, social reformer, writer. She was the first U.S. foreign correspondent and a women's rights leader who edited "The Dial", 1840-42.
         
   
F
Genius will live and thrive without training, but it does not the less reward the watering pot and the pruning knife.

R
The especial genius of women I believe to be electrical in movement, intuitive in function, and spiritual in tendency.
A
Art can only be truly Art by presenting an adequate outward symbol of some fact in the interior life.
N
It is not because the touch of genius has roused genius to production, but because the admiration of genius has made talent ambitious, that the harvest is still so abundant.
K
Beware of over-great pleasure in being popular or even beloved.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Memoirs."
R: "The Great Lawsuit," in "The Dial," Jul 1843.
A: "At Home and Abroad," 1856.
N: "Art, Literature and the Drama," "The Modern Drama," 1858.
K: Letter, 20 Dec 1840, in "The Feminist Papers," 1973.
   


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