Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Joanna Baillie on Change

The brave man is not he who feels no fear,
For that were stupid and irrational;
But he, whose noble soul its fear subdues,
And bravely dares the danger nature shrinks from.

In "Count Basil" (1798). Joanna Baillie (1762–1851) was a Scottish poet and dramatist.

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