Charles Lamb Quote
Letter to Mrs. Wordsworth (February 18, 1818)[specific citation needed]
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharles Lamb
Born: February 10, 1775
Died: December 27, 1834 (age 59)
Bio: Charles Lamb was an English essayist, best known for his Essays of Elia and for the children's book Tales from Shakespeare, which he produced with his sister, Mary Lamb. Lamb has been referred to by E.V. Lucas, his principal biographer, as the most lovable figure in English literature.
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“Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.”