Primo Quotes

Wilkie Collins

Is the prison that Mr. Scoundrel lives in at the end of his career a more uncomfortable place than t ...

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Yes! the books - the generous friends who met me without suspicion - the merciful masters who never ...

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The law will argue any thing, with any body who will pay the law for the use of its brains and its t ...

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You hear more than enough of married people living together miserably. Here is an example to the con ...

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Through all the ways of our unintelligible world, the trivial and the terrible walk hand in hand tog ...

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My hour for tea is half-past five, and my buttered toast waits for nobody.

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The woman who first gives life, light, and form to our shadowy conceptions of beauty, fills a void i ...

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I say what other people only think, and when all the rest of the world is in a conspiracy to accept ...

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What lurking temptations to forbidden tenderness find their finding-places in a woman's dressing-gow ...

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Darker and darker, he said; farther and farther yet. Death takes the good, the beautiful, and the yo ...

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Sympathies that lie too deep for words, too deep almost for thoughts, are touched, at such times, by ...

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This is the story of what a Woman's patience can endure, and what a Man's resolution can achieve.

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“I am (thank God) constitutionally superior to reason.”

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“It is the nature of truth to struggle to the light.”

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“The horrid mystery hanging over us in this house gets into my head like liquor, and makes me wild ...

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