Anne Morrow Lindbergh Quotes (Author of Gift from the Sea)
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
She was an acclaimed author whose books and articles spanned the genres of poetry to non-fiction, touching upon topics as diverse as youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude and contentment, as well as the role of women in the 20th century. Lindbergh's Gift from the Sea is a popular inspirational book, reflecting on the lives of American women Anne Morrow Lindbergh Quotations. Anne Morrow Lindbergh Writer. Women Quotes I feel we are all islands - in a common sea.
It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded. I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable. Don't wish me happiness - I don't expect to be happy it's gotten beyond that, somehow. Wish me courage and strength and a sense of humor - I will need them all.
Goodreads helps you follow your favorite authors. Be the first to learn about new releases! Follow Author. It is an impossibility. It is even a lie to pretend to. And yet this is exactly what most of us demand. We have so little faith in the ebb and flow of life, of love, of relationships.