"The character and history of each child may be a new and poetic experience to the parent, if he will let it."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Margaret Fuller on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Margaret Fuller on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Margaret Fuller on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Margaret Fuller on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Margaret Fuller on Mark Twain
"Only the dreamer shall understand realities, though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking."
"Man tells his aspiration in his God but in his demon he shows his depth of experience."
"A house is no home unless it contain food and fire for the mind as well as for the body."
"Be what you would seem to be - or, if you'd like it put more simply - a house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."
"Two persons love in one another the future good which they aid one another to unfold."