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Beatrix Potter
(1866-1943) born on
Jul 28
English author. She created Peter Rabbit, Jeremy Fisher, Jemima Puddle-Duck, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, and other animal characters in her children's books.
         
   
F
Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.

R
Thank God I have the seeing eye, that is to say, as I lie in bed I can walk step by step on the fells and rough land seeing every stone and flower and patch of bog and cotton pass where my old legs will never take me again.
A
Don't go into Mr. McGregor's garden: your Father had an accident there; he was put in a pie by Mrs. McGregor.
N
I am worn to a raveling.
K
All outward forms of religion are almost useless, and are the causes of endless strife. . . . Believe there is a great power silently working all things for good, behave yourself and never mind the rest.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
R: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
A: "The Tale of Peter Rabbit."
N: "The Tailor of Gloucester," 1901.
K: In "Journals 1881-1897," transcribed by Leslie Linder.
   


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