"Difficulty my brethren ..." Quote of William Cullen Bryant

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
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Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness—a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.

William Cullen Bryant
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet, editor. Speech, December 15, 1851.
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