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Elizabeth Foreman Lewis
“Disaster falls on those who try hardest to avoid it.”
“The shallow teapot does the most spouting, and boils dry most quickly!”
“For the lazy, all work is difficult.”
Elizabeth Foreman Lewis, U.S. children's writer
(1892 - 1958)