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Looking for powerful quotes from literature? Want to research literary quotes? We've got over 2,500 quotes from literature. Unlike other quotations websites, all of the quotes here are sourced and verified. The quotations are selected by real people and added to the quotations topics manually. This also gives us the ability to share some unusual quote topics with our readers. .  Examples include love gone bad quotes, smelly quotes (honestly, just take a look) and words of wisdom from literature.

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The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton
Edith Wharton

The House of Mirth, by Edith Wharton, tells the tale of socialite Lily Bart as she deals with issues of money, a woman’s place in society and social expectations.

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett, was initially published in serial format beginning in 1910. It was first published in its entirety in 1911.

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7 Literary Quotes about Destiny
Quotes about Destiny

Destiny Quotes from Literature – Can we outrun the heavens? ~ Henry VI, Part Two by William Shakespeare

10 Political Quotes from Literature
Political Quotes

A drunkard or a gambler may be weaned from his ways, but not a politician. ~ Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope And nine more quotes about politics…

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Seven Facts about Mary Elizabeth Braddon

Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1835-1915) was a novelist in the Victorian era. Here are seven things you may not know about her.

Edith Wharton (1862-1937)

Edith Wharton was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. She’s best knows for her Pulitzer-winning novel, The Age of Innocence as well as Ethan Frome and The House of Mirth.

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