Thomas Hardy

1840 - 1928

A Quote by Thomas Hardy on good and religion

Good, but not religious good.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Under the Greenwood Tree

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy on life

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Life's Little Ironies

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Title of a book.

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy

. . . he seemed to approach the grave as an hyperbolic curve approaches a line, less directly as he got nearer, till it was doubtful if he would ever reach it at all.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Far from the Madding Crowd.

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy on listening and silence

Silence is wonderful to listen to.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy on listening and silence

Silent? Ah, he is silent! He can keep silence well. That man's silence is wonderful to listen to.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Under the Greenwood Tree

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy

A little one-eyed, blinking sort o' place.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Tess of the D’Urbervilles

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy on fashion

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But-a stirring thrills the air Like to sounds of joyance there That the rages Of the ages Shall be cancelled, and deliverance offered from the darts that were, Consciousness the Will informing, till it fashion all things fair!

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: The Dynasts

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy

Always washing, and never getting finished.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Tess of the D’Urbervilles

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy

Describing the aged maltster in Far from the Madding Crowd: Indeed, he seemed to approach the grave as a hyperbolic curve approaches a straight line - less directly as he got nearer, till it was doubtful if he would ever reach it at all.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Far From the Madding Crowd

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A Quote by Thomas Hardy

If way to the Better there be, it exacts a full look at the worst.

Thomas Hardy (1840 - 1928)

Source: Tenebris

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