Margaret Fuller Quote
“I now know all the people worth knowing in America, and I find no intellect comparable to my own.”
As reported by Ralph Waldo Emerson in Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli (1884) Vol. 1, Pt. 4.
“Art can only be truly art by presenting an adequate outward symbol of some fact in the interior life.”
Part II, Things and Thoughts of Europe, p. 198. - At Home And Abroad (1856)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMargaret Fuller
Born: May 23, 1810
Died: June 19, 1850 (aged 40)
Bio: Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli, commonly known as Margaret Fuller, was an American journalist, critic, and women's rights advocate associated with the American transcendentalism movement. She was the first full-time American female book reviewer in journalism. Her book Woman in the Nineteenth Century is considered the first major feminist work in the United States.
Quote of the day
“In my lifetime, we've gone from Eisenhower to George W. Bush. We've gone from John F. Kennedy to Al Gore. If this is evolution, I believe that in twelve years, we'll be voting for plants.”