Jane Taylor

1783 - 1824

A Quote by Jane Taylor on stars and wonder

Twinkle, twinkle, little star,
How I wonder what you are!

Jane Taylor (1783 - 1824)

Source: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

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A Quote by Jane Taylor on birth, children, christianity, goodness, grace, and happiness

I thank the goodness and the grace Which on my birth have smiled, And made me, in these Christian days, A happy Christian child.

Jane Taylor (1783 - 1824)

Source: A Child's Hymn of Praise.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Jane Taylor on caring, desires, heart, heaven, hope, meetings, and mortality

Far from mortal cares retreating, Sordid hopes and vain desires, Here, our willing footsteps meeting, Every heart to heaven aspires.

Jane Taylor (1783 - 1824)

Source: Hymn.

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A Quote by Jane Taylor on kiss and motherhood

Who ran to help me when I fell, And would some pretty story tell, Or kiss the place to make it well? My mother.

Jane Taylor (1783 - 1824)

Source: My Mother.

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A Quote by Jane Taylor on mind

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Oh that it were my chief delight To do the things I ought! Then let me try with all my might To mind what I am taught.

Jane Taylor (1783 - 1824)

Source: For a Very Little Child. 1

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A Quote by Jane Taylor on mind and thinking

Though man a thinking being is defined, Few use the grand prerogative of mind. How few think justly of the thinking few! How many never think, who think they do!

Jane Taylor (1783 - 1824)

Source: Essays in Rhyme. (On Morals and Manners. Prejudice.) Essay i. Stanza 45.

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