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xhaworthx: from The White Cliffs by Alice Duer Miller

GafariumYinka: Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on. -Alice Duer Miller

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

KyleCopeGoliath: The White Cliffs by Alice Duer Miller. The Elizabeth it speaks of is the First, but in her defense of the ancient English liberties upon which the United States was founded, it’s equally well said of Elizabeth II.

StbanLoopz: "I have seen much to hate here, much to forgive. But in a world where England is finished and dead, I do not wish to live." -- Alice Duer Miller : The White Cliffs

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

LessonsWise: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

iam_cups: If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. -Alice Duer Miller KUMUCONCERTis4U RALPHGAIL

DaytonArt: Our Language of Art book club returns next Saturday, Aug 27, with an exploration of art in the DAI collection related to themes in the book "Are Women People?" by celebrated American writer Alice Duer Miller. Advance registration is required.

DailySuffragist: Always a good day for this gem by Alice Duer Miller.

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

DaytonArt: Join us for our next Language of Art book club program! Enjoy art in the DAI collection related to themes in the book, “Are Women People?” by celebrated early 20th American writer Alice Duer Miller.

RalphGailMM: Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on. -Alice Duer Miller RALPHGAIL LOVES KUMU

TerryLeeMarzell: NY English teacher Alice Duer Miller was also a suffragist and prolific author

LessonsWise: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

iam_cups: If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. -Alice Duer Miller RALPHGAIL HapPIEly MARRIED

iam_cups: If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. -Alice Duer Miller RALPHGAIL PIEnally TOGETHER

mind_of_void: "The strongest will is the will that knows how to bend." - Alice Duer Miller.

firousi: “Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give values to survival.” Alice Duer Miller

firousi: “It's hard upon occasions to be forceful and sublime When you're treated as incompetents three-quarters of the time.” Alice Duer Miller, Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times

LouLumenick: NY TV debut 7/16/62 at 1:30 am on WCBS' "The Late Show.'' Following repeat of THE BEGINNING OR THE END (1947), Ralph Murphy's forgotten musical remake of twice-filmed Alice Duer Miller story premiered 1/22/36 at the New York Paramount with the usual stage show.

MunawarFan752: Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on. -Alice Duer Miller PUBLIC STANDS WITH MUNAWAR

MsAdrianBlack: FYI In 1915, poet Alice Duer Miller published "Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times." Her poem titled "Why We Oppose Pockets for Women" is a satire about arguments against women voting.

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RandomQ85433955: The strongest will is the will that knows how to bend. ~ Alice Duer Miller (Manslaughter)

erudakemwa: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

POETSorg: There, little girl, don’t read, You’re fond of your books, I know, But Brother might mope If he had no hope Of getting ahead of you. —Alice Duer Miller

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

numbalum89: “It is among the commonplaces of education that we often first cut off the living root and then try to replace its natural functions by artificial means.” ~ Alice Duer Miller

sherlyholmes: Poem of the day: "Why We Oppose Pockets for Women" by Alice Duer Miller.

RandomQ85433955: The strongest will is the will that knows how to bend. ~ Alice Duer Miller (Manslaughter)

LessonsWise: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

LessonsWise: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

TheJaneOnStilts: If it's very painful to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But I'd you take the slightest pleasure in doing it - that's the time to hold your tongue. - Alice Duer Miller (1874-1942)

Jeromobot: I have seen much to hate here - much to forgive, But in a world where England is finished and dead, I do not wish to live. Alice Duer Miller

DrEinavRFox: This was the title of a newspaper column by suffragist Alice Duer Miller in the 1910s. We should have answered this question by now.

vsrajadnya: "Are Women People?" Alice Duer Miller, 1915

PatrickIber: Alice Duer Miller would have been great at twitter. From "Are Women People?" 1915

PaulKetzle: Alice Duer Miller: Are Women People? SCOTUS: Nope!

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

GerwatVirginia: I have seen much to hate here – much to forgive, But in a world in which England is finished and dead, I do not wish to live ~ Alice Duer Miller, The White Cliffs

LessonsWise: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

noelwright72: And I know not what divine surmise. Leapt up like fire in my eyes, But I know her smiling suddenly stopped, And a curtain between us blankly dropped, And she passed me by as if I were A man invisible to her. Alice Duer Miller

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

Badass4Mothers: “Men are too emotional to vote. Their conduct at baseball games and political conventions shows this, while their innate tendency to appeal to force renders them peculiarly unfit for the task of government.” - Alice Duer Miller, “Why We Oppose Votes for Men” 1915

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

numbalum89: “It is among the commonplaces of education that we often first cut off the living root and then try to replace its natural functions by artificial means.” ~ Alice Duer Miller

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PamelaHazelwood: This looks like a gem. “Why we oppose pockets for Women” is just one. The Project Gutenberg eBook of Are Women People?, by Alice Duer Miller

PamelaHazelwood: All above from Are Women People?, by Alice Duer Miller.

rowena_monte: If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends — you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. -Alice Duer Miller MYGZTERS UNITED4MYGZ

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

tributariesintl: Listening is not merely not talking...it means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us. You can listen like a blank wall or like a splendid auditorium where every sound comes back fuller and richer.―Alice Duer Miller

Grrl_Herstorian: Suffragists in 1915 have already weighed in, courtesy of Alice Duer Miller

ItzLyndz: "If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue.' ~Alice Duer Miller

notaterrornerd: Enter your thesis title into this AI art generator. Mine was: 'Men are too emotional to vote' - the suffragette poetry of Alice Duer Miller and Charlotte Perkins Gilman

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

quarantaquattro: “Listening…means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us.” - Alice Duer Miller

CColbertarchive: Claudette Colbert wearing the latest fashion of 1933..She was supposed to wear this in Paramount's "Disgraced" that based on Alice Duer Miller's story "Apartment 9." But it didn't happened yet the film was made with different cast, starring; Helen Twelvetrees and Adrienne Ames.

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

momlovedquotes: It's very painful for you to criticize your friends -- you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it -- that's the time to hold your tongue. Alice Duer Miller

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

HollywoodComet: In 1940, long-form poem narratives didn't often sell well. But Alice Duer Miller's "The White Cliffs" was an exception. The poem was adapted into a feature film, THE WHITE CLIFFS OF DOVER (1944). My look at the poem and the film here:

MoreTadpole: "I am American bred "I have seen much to hate here - much to forgive "But in a world where England is finished & dead "I do not wish to live" Susan Dunne "The White Cliffs" written by Alice Duer Miller 1940

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

ShernaKhambatta: Listening…means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us.   Alice Duer Miller

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

numbalum89: “It is among the commonplaces of education that we often first cut off the living root and then try to replace its natural functions by artificial means.” ~ Alice Duer Miller

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

torylynn: Beneath the map is a poem by Alice Duer Miller, a feminist writer. The final verses of Miller’s poem read: “They came from toll and want, from leisure and ease, Those who knew only life, and learned women of fame, Girls and the mothers of girls, and the mothers of these

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

Feminine_Riles: Alice Duer Miller 1874-1942 RIP Suffragist, author, screenwriter, social influencer, editor. Wife & Mother, married for 43 yrs. Picture: Unknown author, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons (

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

today_ebooks: A poem written over 100 years ago from - Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times by Alice Duer Miller - more relevant today than ever You can read the whole book here:

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

DrEinavRFox: In 1914, suffragist Alice Duer Miller published her satirical poem "Why We Oppose Pockets for Women" substituting the word 'vote' for 'pockets' to mock anti-suffrage arguments. In 2021, we are substituting 'masks' for 'pants' to make a similar point.

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

JCOblessed: Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

WiseLifeQuotes2: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

CiteSeer: "Don't ever dare to take your college as a matter of course - because, like democracy and freedom, many people you'll never know have broken their hearts to get it for you." - Alice Duer Miller

TriciaWhatley: People love to talk but hate to listen. Alice Duer Miller

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson

pauljimerson: It’s the birthday of Alice Duer Miller,b NYC (1874). In 1940 she published The White Cliffs, a novel in verse. It’s the story of an American girl who goes on vacation to London and falls in love with a young English man and they get married.

PersonalDevel_: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” -Alice Duer Miller Via Wise Life Lesson



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