"English girls' schools today providing the higher education are, so far as my knowledge goes, worthily representative of that astonishing rise in the intellectual standards of women which has taken place in the last half-century."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Mary Augusta Ward on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Mary Augusta Ward on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Mary Augusta Ward on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Mary Augusta Ward on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Mary Augusta Ward on William Shakespeare
"It became plain very soon after our marriage that ours was to be a literary partnership."
"For after my marriage I had made various attempts to write fiction. They were clearly failures."
"I wanted to show how a man of sensitive and noble character, born for religion, comes to throw off the orthodoxies of his day and moment, and to go out into the wilderness where all is experiment, and spiritual life begins again."
"The answer, of course, in the mouth of a Christian teacher is that in Christianity alone is there both present joy and future hope."
"In this choice, as I look back over more than half a century, I can only follow - and trust - the same sort of instinct that one follows in the art of fiction."