Resenting Criticism: Mother Raphael


I don’t see how anyone has a right to resent criticism, if they write for the public. As well put yourself in a shop window, and think it hard that people don’t admire your goods.

Mother Raphael 1823-1894

quoted in A Memoir of Mother Francis Raphael 
by Bertrand Wilberforce

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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