Beecher Stowe House

Famous quotes containing the words beecher stowe, house, beecher and/or stowe:

    ...care and labor are as much correlated to human existence as shadow is to light ...
    —Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)

    Little Orphant Annie’s come to our house to stay,
    An’ wash the cups an’ saucers up, an’ brush the crumbs away,
    James Whitcomb Riley (1849–1916)

    These words dropped into my childish mind as if you should accidentally drop a ring into a deep well. I did not think of them much at the time, but there came a day in my life when the ring was fished up out of the well, good as new.
    —Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)

    I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred—that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt.... If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.
    —Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)