Abigail Adams

Abigail
Adams
1744
1818

Prolific Letter Writer

Author Quotes

We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.

It is not in the still calm of life, or in the repose of a pacific station that great characters are formed… Great necessities call out great virtues.

The habits of a vigorous mind are formed in contending with difficulties. Great necessities call out great virtues.

Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.

Author Picture
First Name
Abigail
Last Name
Adams
Birth Date
1744
Death Date
1818
Bio

Prolific Letter Writer