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Julia Moss Seton
“The ugliest line that can be drawn is a long, unbroken, mathematically correct, straight line. Apparently, because it is so ugly, the modern builder tries to use as many of these as he can get in.”
“Life has taught me that it knows better plans than we can imagine, so I try to submerge my own desires ... into a calm willingness to accept what comes.”
“We have no more right to put our discordant states of mind into the lives of those around us and rob them of their sunshine and brightness than we have to enter their houses and steal their silverware.”
Julia Moss Seton, U.S. writer, historian, lecturer