Personality: J B Yeats


Personality is born out of pain. It is the fire shut up in the flint.

J B Yeats 1839-1922

Letters to His Son, W B Yeats, And Others
The image of the Rorshach ink blot personality test is copyright: Kovalchuk Oleksandr via Shutterstock

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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3 Responses to Personality: J B Yeats

  1. socialbridge says:

    Fascinating quote especially as I am Irish and an avid admirer of the poetry of W.B. Yeats and the art of Jack B. Yeats. Thank you.

    ‘Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.’
    (W.B. Yeats)

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