- Name: Sarah Orne Jewett
- Born: 09/03/1849
- Died: 06/24/1909 (59 years old)
- Occupation: Novelist and short story writer
Theodora Sarah Orne Jewett (September 3, 1849 ? June 24, 1909) was an American novelist, short story writer and poet, best known for her local color works set along or near the southern seacoast of Maine. Jewett is recognized as an important practitioner of American literary regionalism.
Birth Name: Theodora Sarah Orne Jewett
Birth Place: South Berwick, Maine, U.S.
Death Place: South Berwick, Maine, U.S.
Sarah Orne Jewett quotes :
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine, what I now am.Sarah Orne Jewett
Yes'm, old friends is always best, 'less you can catch a new one that's fit to make an old one out of.Sarah Orne Jewett
It is the people who can do nothing who find nothing to do, and the secret to happiness in this world is not only to be useful, but to be forever elevating one's uses.Sarah Orne Jewett