Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Feminist Icon Harriet Martineau: Challenging Victorian Society
Although the Victorian Age saw tremendous changes in England including the expansion of the Industrial Revolution and a new voting class, women remained in rigidly defined roles. However, not everyone agreed. Harriet Martineau would challenge English society on many levels. Click here to watch my video, Harriet Martineau, Challenging Victorian Society.
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