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Beatrice Webb
FBA

Webb, photographed c. 1875
Personal details
Born Martha Beatrice Potter
(1858-01-22)22 January 1858
Gloucestershire, England
Died 30 April 1943(1943-04-30) (aged 85)
Liphook, Hampshire, England
Spouse(s) Sidney Webb

It would be curious to discover who it is to whom one writes in a diary. Possibly to some mysterious personification of one's own identity.
Beatrice Webb
Renunciation – that is the great fact we all, individuals and classes, have to learn. In trying to avoid it we bring misery to ourselves and others.
Beatrice Webb
If a weakly mortal is to do anything in the world besides eat the bread thereof, there must be a determined subordination of the whole nature to the one aim no trifling with time, which is passing, with strength which is only too limited.
Beatrice Webb
Religion is love; in no case is it logic.