Anne Bradstreet Quotes About Adversity

Quotes about: Adversity
  • If we had not winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.

    Anne Bradstreet, Adelaide P. Amore (1982). “A woman's inner world: selected poetry and prose of Anne Bradstreet”
  • If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.

    Anne Bradstreet (1867). “The Works of Anne Bradstreet in Prose and Verse”, p.51
  • A prosperous state makes a secure Christian, but adversity makes him Consider.

    Anne Bradstreet, Jeannine Hensley (1967). “The Works of Anne Bradstreet”, p.273, Harvard University Press

Anne Bradstreet

  • Born: March 20, 1612
  • Died: September 16, 1672
  • Occupation: Poet
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