Susanna Moodie was an English-born Canadian author who wrote about her experiences as a settler in Canada, which was a British colony at the time.
|Ah, Hope! what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of today, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow.||Life ;Hope|
|I have no wish for a second husband. I had enough of the first. I like to have my own way to lie down mistress, and get up master.|
|Large parties given to very young children... foster the passions of vanity and envy, and produce a love of dress and display which is very repulsive in the character of a child.||Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex|
|Nature, reason, and Christianity recognize no other. Pride may say Nay; but Pride was always a liar, and a great hater of the truth.||Truth ;Nature|
|The want of education and moral training is the only real barrier that exists between the different classes of men.||Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training|
|When things come to the worse, they generally mend.|