Louisa May Alcott: Let my name stand

“If I can do no more, let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth’s sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.”
—Louisa May Alcott, writer and reformist (29 Nov 1832-1888) .

Amos Bronson Alcott: Thought

English: Photograph of American educator and p...

English: Photograph of American educator and philosopher Amos Bronson Alcott (1799-1888). From the NYPL Digital Gallery. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man. ”