“Nothing should be out of the reach of hope. Life is a hope.” ~ by A Woman of No Importance Oscar Wilde
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of of those who diffuse it: it proves nothing but the bad taste of the smoker. ~ by Daniel Deronda George Eliot
“I say that the strongest principle of growth lies in human choice.” ~ by Daniel Deronda George Eliot
Motivational Quotes from Literature
Unwelcome truths are not popular. ~ by The Valley of Fear Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The future was with Fate. The present was our own. ~ by The Poison Belt Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
“History is merely gossip. But scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.” ~ by Lady Windermere’s Fan Oscar Wilde
“Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.” ~ by Lady Windermere’s Fan Oscar Wilde
Early morning does not mince words. ~ by The Forsyte Saga John Galsworthy
“It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.” ~ by Lady Windermere’s Fan Oscar Wilde
was was written by Edith Wharton and published as a book in October of 1905. (Earlier in that year it was serialized in The House of Mirth Scribner’s Magazine.) The novel tells the tale of socialite Lily Bart as she deals with issues of money, a woman’s place in society and social expectations.
“Half the trouble in life is caused by pretending there isn’t any.” ~ by The House of Mirth Edith Wharton
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