Happy 140th Birthday, Gertrude Stein: 3 Quotes and a Portrait

Gertrude Stein was born on 3 February 1874.

Gertrude Stein by Felix Vallotton, 1907

Gertrude Stein by Félix Vallotton, 1907.

“It will come if it is there and if you will let it come.”

“Let me listen to me and not to them.”

“Nothing is really so very frightening when everything is so very dangerous.”