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"Love, upon occasion, will draw an elephant through a key-hole." Samuel Richardson
Ballantyne's novelist's library: Volume 7 (1824) pg. 722 Written in "Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady," this particular quote comes from the villain character Mr. Lovelace (also the pursuer of the title character Clarissa), to his friend John Belford in a letter. Add Category or Author

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"Love is like the wild rose-briar; Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, But which will bloom most constantly?" Emily Bronte
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John Fowles

"That is the great distinction between the sexes. Men see objects, women see the relationships between objects." John Fowles
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"There is nothing the body suffers the soul may not profit by." George Meredith
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Charles Dickens

"Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew." Charles Dickens
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Charles Dickens

"I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time." Charles Dickens
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John Fowles

"In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things. In physical terms, I move through them; yet in metaphysical ones, they seem to move through me." John Fowles
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"Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him." Aldous Huxley
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"I reached for sleep and drew it round me like a blanket muffling pain and thought together in the merciful dark." Mary Stewart
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"A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run." Ouida Ouida
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"The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their courts is forever in a passion." William M. Thackeray
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"An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex." Aldous Huxley
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Charles Dickens

"It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade." Charles Dickens
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Charles Dickens

"Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true." Charles Dickens
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J.R.R. Tolkien

"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world." J.R.R. Tolkien
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Charles Dickens

"Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to a Swiss farm, and live entirely surrounded by cows - and china." Charles Dickens
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Charles Dickens

"Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs." Charles Dickens
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John Fowles

"The supposed great misery of our century is the lack of time." John Fowles
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Charles Dickens

"Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy wine." Charles Dickens
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"You can make an audience see nearly anything, if you yourself believe in it." Mary Renault
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John Fowles

"Most marriages recognize this paradox: Passion destroys passion; we want what puts an end to wanting what we want." John Fowles
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