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John Greenleaf Whittier Poems | Quotes | Articles

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John Greenleaf Whittier Biography...An American Quaker poet and forceful advocate of the abolition of slavery in the United States.. American poet

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Whittier Quotes

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Quote Left For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: 'It might have been!' Quote Right
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Quote Left Oh, for boyhood's painless play, sleep that wakes in laughing day, health that mocks the doctor's rules, knowledge never learned of schools. Quote Right
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Quote Left How dwarfed against his manliness she sees the poor pretension, the wants, the aims, the follies, born of fashion and convention! Quote Right
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Quote Left No longer forward nor behindI look in hope or fearBut, grateful, take the good I findThe best of now and here. Quote Right
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Quote Left Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew. Quote Right
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