William C. Bryant Quote: “Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse…”

Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness – a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster – children into strength and athletic proportion.

William C. Bryant

Bio & Categories


Tags & Keywords

Name: William C. Bryant
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: November 3, 1794
On Amazon:
William C. Bryant
, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Quotes by Other Poets

Maya Angelou Ralph Waldo Emerson Edgar Allan Poe Walt Whitman Robert Frost T. S. Eliot Emily Dickinson e. e. cummings

Related Quotes

Leon Kass Quote: “Cloning looks like a degra... Cloning looks like a degrading of parenthood and a perversion of the right relation between parents and children.
Ramakrishna Quote: “Bondage is of the mind; ... Bondage is of the mind; freedom too is of the mind. If you say 'I am a free soul. I am a son of God who can bind me' free you shall be.
James Anthony Froude Quote: “Age does not ma... Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The person who... The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years but the one with the richest experiences.