"The strength of a nation, especially of a republican nation, is in the intelligent and well ordered homes of the people."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Lydia Sigourney on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Lydia Sigourney on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Lydia Sigourney on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Lydia Sigourney on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Lydia Sigourney on Ernest Hemingway