Beecher Stowe House

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    The burning of rebellious thoughts in the little breast, of internal hatred and opposition, could not long go on without slight whiffs of external smoke, such as mark the course of subterranean fire.
    —Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)

    A little reflection will enable any person to detect in himself that setness in trifles which is the result of the unwatched instinct of self-will and to establish over himself a jealous guardianship.
    —Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)

    The obstinancy of cleverness and reason is nothing to the obstinancy of folly and inanity.
    —Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)

    A country without bordels is like a house without bathrooms.
    Marlene Dietrich (1904–1992)