Anthony Trollope


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  • ''Oxford is the most dangerous place to which a young man can be sent.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Mr. Townsend, Castle Richmond, vol. 3, ch. x, London, Chapman and Hall (1860).
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  • ''Short accounts make long friends.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Mrs. Tappitt, in Rachel Ray, vol. 2, ch. xxx, London, Chapman and Hall (1863).
  • ''My sweetheart is to me more than a coined hemisphere.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Ontario Moggs, in Ralph the Heir, vol. 3, ch. xlv, London, Strahan (1871).
  • ''There is no human bliss equal to twelve hours of work with only six hours in which to do it.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Orley Farm, vol. 2, ch. xlix, London, Chapman and Hall (1862).
  • ''As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Rachel Ray, vol. 2, ch. xxx, London, Chapman and Hall (1863).
  • ''It is the test of a novel writer's art that he conceal his snake-in-the-grass; but the reader may be sure that it is always there.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Ralph the Heir, vol. 3, ch. lvii, London, Strahan (1871).
  • ''When it comes to money nobody should give up anything.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Samuel Rubb, in Miss MacKenzie, vol. 2, ch. xix, London, Chapman and Hall (1865).
  • ''In my country, Mr. Goarly, all men are free and equal.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Senator Gotobed, in The American Senator, vol. 3, ch. xvi, London, Chapman and Hall (1877).
  • ''Here in England the welfare of the State depends on the conduct of our aristocracy.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Sergeant Bluestone, in Lady Anna, vol. 2, ch. xxii, London, Chapman and Hall (1874).
  • ''When men think much, they can rarely decide.''
    Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Sir Harry Hotspur of Humblethwaite, vol. 1, ch. xx, London, Hurst and Blackett (1870).

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