Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott
I have made a plan for my life, as I am in my teens, and no more a child. Discuss Louisa May Alcott

Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley
My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings. Discuss Mary Shelley

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy
Civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof. Discuss John F. Kennedy

John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams
My toast would be, may our country always be successful, but whether successful or otherwise, always right. Discuss John Quincy Adams

Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift
So, naturalists observe, a fleaHas smaller fleas that on him prey;And these have smaller still to bite ’em;And so proceed ad infinitum. Discuss Jonathan Swift

Kate Wiggin

Kate Wiggin
It does make a difference what you call things. Discuss Kate Wiggin

George Eliot

George Eliot
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope. Discuss George Eliot

Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling
If you don’t get what you want, it’s a sign either that you did not seriously want it, or that you tried to bargain over the price. Discuss Rudyard Kipling

Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding
Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation. Discuss Henry Fielding

Homer

Homer
Two friends, two bodies with one soul inspired. Discuss Homer