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Eliza Cook Quotes

(1818-1889), British Poet

Though language forms the preacher, 'Tis ''good works'' make the man.

Category: Deeds And Good Deeds

Better build schoolrooms for ''the boy,'' than cells and gibbets for ''the man.''

Category: Education

Why should we strive, with cynic frown, to knock their fairy castles down?

Category: Ideals And Idealism

Oh, how cruelly sweet are the echoes that start when memory plays an old tune on the heart!

Category: Memory

Who would not rather trust and be deceived?

Category: Trust