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Thomas Hardy



    Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.

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    I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on.

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    If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.

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    Smile out; but still suffer: / The paths of love are rougher / Than thoroughfares of stones.

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    Yet, though love is thus an end in itself, it must be believed to be the means to another end if it is to assume the rosy hues of an unalloyed pleasure.

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    And meadow rivulets overflow, And drops on gate-bars hang in a row, And rooks in families homeward go, And so do I

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    I was court-martial in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.

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    A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.

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    It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in a language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs.

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