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But even then, I am afraid, you no longer loved me, and now —— ” ― Emma Donoghue, quote from Room, “There are but two roads that lead to an important goal and to the doing of great things: strength and perseverance.

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But he began with money and friends; he came from Oxford into the thick of advertised people; his name was mentioned in print six times a week before he had written a dozen articles. ― George Gissing, quote from New Grub Street, “The best moments of life are those when we contemplate beauty in the purely artistic spirit — objectively.

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I was only going to ask: Is there any quality which distinguishes his work from that of twenty struggling writers one could name? ― George Gissing, quote from New Grub Street, “It was always in your power to rule me.

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There was never a time when I could have resisted a word of yours spoken out of your love for me. ― George Gissing, quote from New Grub Street, “Flippancy, the most hopeless form of intellectual vice, was a characterising note of Mr Fadge’s periodical; his”

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