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Eliza Wood Burhans Farnham
(1815-1864) born on
Nov 17
US social reformer, lecturer. She was head of the women's department of Sing-Sing, 1840s; instituted penal reforms.
         
   
F
[The] legitimate office [of the human face] is to perfect the life, a legible language to those who will study it, of the majestic mistress, the soul.

R
The ultimate aim of the human mind, in all its efforts, is to become acquainted with Truth.
A
Each of the Arts whose office is to refine, purify, adorn, embellish and grace life is under the patronage of a Muse, no god being found worthy to preside over them.
N
The human face is the organic seat of beauty. . . . It is the register of value in development, a record of Experience . . .
K
Our own theological Church, as we know, has scorned and vilified the body till it has seemed almost a reproach and a shame to have one, yet at the same time has credited it with power to drag the soul to perdition.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Woman and Her Era," Pt. I, Ch. I , 1804.
R: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
A: Woman and Her Era, pt. 2, ch. 1, 1864.
N: "Woman and Her Era," Pt. I, Ch. I , 1804.
K: "Woman and Her Era," Pt. I, Ch. I , 1804.
   


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