A virtuous character is likened to an unblemished flower. Piety is a fadeless bud that half opens on earth and expands through eternity. Sweetness of temper is the odor of fresh blooms, and the amaranth flowers of pure affection open but to bloom forever.

Dorothea Dix

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Author Profession: Activist
Nationality: American
Born: April 4, 1802
Died: July 17, 1887

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