Quote for Today: Elizabeth Gaskell

4

September 26, 2016 by katmcdaniel

feet-in-chains
The daily life into which people are born, and into which they are absorbed before they are well aware, forms chains which only one in a hundred has moral strength enough to despise, and to break when the right time comes – when an inward necessity for independent individual action arises, which is superior to all outward conventionalities.
Elizabeth Gaskell, Ruth
Public Domain Image via publicdomainpictures.net
Advertisements

4 thoughts on “Quote for Today: Elizabeth Gaskell

  1. Morgan says:

    Powerful! Especially with that image.

  2. As this is my life’s lesson in motion.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Experiencing the world through the arts and creativity.

Our current theme is hidden.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,108 other followers

Fractured Atlas Member

SYNKRONICITI is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the purposes of SYNKRONICITI must be made payable to Fractured Atlas and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Donate online here.
%d bloggers like this: