Fanny Kemble Quotes & Sayings

15 most famous Fanny Kemble quotes and sayings. These are the first 10 quotes we have for her. She was a British actress who passed away on 15 January, 1893.

“I have sometimes been haunted with the idea that it was an imperative duty, knowing what I know, and having seen what I have seen, to do all that lies in my power to show the dangers and the evils of this frightful institution.”
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“Simplicity is a great element of good breeding.”
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“The master's irresponsible power has no such bound.”
Fanny Kemble Quotes
“I have been out again on the river, rowing. I find nothing new.”
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“I want to do everything in the world that can be done.”
“The vast concourse of people who had assembled to witness the triumphant arrival of the successful travellers was of the lowest orders of mechanics and artisans, among whom great distress and a dangerous spirit of discontent with the government at that time prevailed.”
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“The most intense curiosity and excitement prevailed, and though the weather was uncertain, enormous masses of densely packed people lined the road, shouting and waving hats and handkerchiefs as we flew by them.”
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“A great number of the women are victims to falling of the womb and weakness in the spine; but these are necessary results of their laborious existence, and do not belong either to climate or constitution.”
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“I said I thought female labour of the sort exacted from these slaves, and corporal chastisement such as they endure, must be abhorrent to any manly or humane man.”
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“In the north we could not hope to keep the worst and poorest servant for a single day in the wretched discomfort in which our negro servants are forced habitually to live.”

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