Best Collection of Mary Lyon Quotes

Mary Lyon, American Educator ( February 28, 1797 - March 5, 1849 )

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When you choose your fields of labor go where nobody else is willing to go.~Mary Lyon

You Choose Nobody

If anyone thinks he has no responsibilities, it is because he has not sought them out.~Mary Lyon

Thinks Because Sought

Nine-tenths of our suffering is caused by others not thinking so much of us as we think they ought.~Mary Lyon

Thinking Suffering Think

There is nothing in the universe that I fear, but that I shall not know all my duty, or shall fail to do it.~Mary Lyon

Fear Universe Nothing