A very interesting First Lady. Abigail Adams.

I must say i was surprised to learn how outspoken she was considering the time peroid in which she lived.
Abigail Adams/Quotes
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Great necessities call out great virtues.
We have too many high-sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers, we should have learned women.
I’ve always felt that a person’s intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting points of view he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic.
I begin to think, that a calm is not desirable in any situation in life….Man was made for action and for bustle too, I believe.
A little of what you call frippery is very necessary towards looking like the rest of the world.
Well, knowledge is a fine thing, and mother Eve thought so; but she smarted so severely for hers, that most of her daughters have been afraid of it since.
Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, and like the grave, cries, ’Give, give.

About unholypursuit

A. White, a former librarian who is also long time member of Romantic Time and Publisher's Weekly. A. White has been writing for over fifteen years. She took classes in creative writing in college, specializing in ancient myths and legends. and at a local community center while living in Chicago. In college she won the national contest to verbally list every country in the world, it's capital and ingenious language. Her works are mainly horror, fantasy, extreme, and sci-fi as well as, as some may says, "the truly strange predicament and puzzling." Books that I've written are "Clash with the Immortals, and eleven others which are part of the "Unholy Pursuit saga,". She has been working on the Chronicles since 2007. She wished to complete them all before introducing them to public so the readers wouldn't have to for the continuation to be written. The ideas of the book come from classic literature such as whose work greatly influence the world world such as Homer, Sophocles, Herodotus, Euripides, Socrates, Hippocrates, Aristophanes, Plato, Aristotle and many more. The "Book of Enoch" influenced the usage of Azazael as a main character and love interest. I created the primary main character from the Chronicle of Saints. I wanted to show them as real flesh and blood with thoughts, desires and yearning as any human. Not as they are so often depicted. So I created one of my own to show her as a real human that everyone can relate to.
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2 Responses to A very interesting First Lady. Abigail Adams.

  1. Vorochalov says:

    Я думаю, что ваши рассказы великолепны. Новое и захватывающее. Я вижу, что вам не слишком мешают использовать многорасовых персонажей. У вас есть русские персонажи?


    I think your stories are great. New and exciting. I see you are not so prejudiced against using multiracial characters. Do you have any Russians characters?


    • Hi Vorochalov, it’s nice to have you with us. I translated your words because most reader here reads English. I find in writing, it adds flavor to a story to add every ethnicity of the human rainbow. Yes, I do have a Russian character but he is in one of the much later books.


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