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All Quotations / Quotations from Helen Hunt Jackson

Wounded vanity knows when it is mortally hurt and limps off the field, piteous, all disguises thrown away. But pride carries its banner to the last and fast as it is driven from one field unfurls it in another, never admitting that there is a shade less honor in the second field than in the first, or in the third than in the second.

Best Quotations

"The whole is more than the sum of its parts."

Aristotle, Metaphysica
"The game of life is the game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy."

Florence Shinn
"In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others."

Andr Maurois
"Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood."

George Orwell, 1984
"Character is what you are when no one is looking."