Mary St. Leger Kingsley

1852 - 1931

A Quote by Mary St. Leger Kingsley on bravery, good, and time

Good resolutions are a pleasant crop to sow. -The seed springs up so readily, and the blossoms open so soon with such a brave show, especially at first. But when the time of flowers has passed, what as to the fruit?

Mary St. Leger Kingsley (1852 - 1931)

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A Quote by Mary St. Leger Kingsley on conversation, existence, generations, impossibility, lovers, and power

He credited her with a number of virtues, of the existence of which her conduct and conversation had given but limited indications. -But, then, lovers have a proverbial power of balancing inverted pyramids, going to sea in sieves, and successfully performing other kindred feats impossible to a faithless and unbelieving generation.

Mary St. Leger Kingsley (1852 - 1931)

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A Quote by Mary St. Leger Kingsley on honesty, love, passion, pity, and purity

There is a passion of reverence, almost of pity, mingling with the love of an honest man for a pure girl, which makes it the most exquisite, perhaps, of all human sentiments.

Mary St. Leger Kingsley (1852 - 1931)

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A Quote by Mary St. Leger Kingsley on good

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Good resolutions are a pleasant crop to sow.

Mary St. Leger Kingsley (1852 - 1931)

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