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Ann Lee

Do all your work as though you had a thousand years to live; and as you would if you knew you must die tomorrow.

Mother Ann Lee (February 29 1736September 8 1784) was a leader of the Shakers.

QuotesEdit

  • Do all your work as though you had a thousand years to live; and as you would if you knew you must die tomorrow.
    • As quoted in The Communistic Societies of the United States (1875), by Charles Nordhoff, p. 76

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