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She knows what is the best purpose of education not to be frightened by the best but to treat it as part of daily life.
– John Mason BrownRate it:
She knows what is the best purpose of education: not to be frightened by the best but to treat it as part of daily life.
– John Mason BrownRate it:
She opened up a book of poems and handed it to me written by an Italian poet from the 13th century and every one of them words rang true and glowed like burning coal pouring off of every page like it was written in my soul from me to you.
– Bob DylanRate it:
She refused to be bored chiefly because she wasnt boring.
– Zelda FitzgeraldRate it:
She represents the un-vowed aspiration of the male human being, his potential infidelity -- and infidelity of a very special kind, which would lead him to the opposite of his wife, to the woman of wax whom he could model at will, make and unmake in any way he wished, even unto death.
– Marguerite DurasRate it:
She runs the gamut of emotions from A to B.
– Dorothy ParkerRate it:
She said she usually cried at least once each day not because she was sad, but because the world was so beautiful and life was so short.
– Brian AndreasRate it:
She say, Celie, tell the truth, have you ever found God in church? I never did. I just found a bunch of folks hoping for him to show. Any God I ever felt in church I brought in with me. And I think all the other folks did too. They come to church to share God, not find God.
– Alice WalkerRate it:
She seemed a thing that could not feel the touch of earthly years.
– William WordsworthRate it:
She tells enough white lies to ice a wedding cake.
– Margot AsquithRate it:
She thoroughly understands what no other Church has ever understood, how to deal with enthusiasts.
– Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron MacaulayRate it:
She told me she would make it to 115. And she kept her word.
– Paul CooperRate it:
She used to drag her mattress besider her low window and lie awake for a long while, vibrating with excitement, as a machine vibrates from speed. Life rushed in upon her through that window - or so it seemed. In reality, of course, life rushes from within, not from without. There is no work of art so big or so beautiful that is was not once all contained in some youthful body, like this one which lay on the floor in the moonlight, pulsing with ardor and anticipation.
– Willa CatherRate it:
She wanted something to happen - something, anything she did not know what.
– Kate ChopinRate it:
She wanted something to happen - something, anything: she did not know what.
– Kate ChopinRate it:
She was a phantom of delight When first she gleam'd upon my sight A lovely apparition, sent To be a moment's ornament.
– William WordsworthRate it:
She was a thinking bosom and one who overpowered her young lovers, all Sybil — a Romantic.
– V. S. PritchettRate it:
She was a woman who, between courses, could be graceful with her elbows on the table.
– Henry JamesRate it:
She was conscious that the things she did were the things she had always wanted to do.
– Zelda FitzgeraldRate it:
She was one of those people who said I don't know anything about music, but I know what I like.
– Max BeerbohmRate it:
She was short on intellect, but long on shape.
– George AdeRate it:
She went through things with the Frank family as if it was her own family. Not that she talked a lot about it, she actually never did, but the fact that she named her daughter after Anne Frank shows that Bep reserved a special place in her heart for Anne.
– Willy van der Vennen-VoskuijlRate it:
She who loves roses must be patient and not cry out when she is pierced by thorns.
– Olga BroumanRate it:
She would rather light candles than curse the darkness and her glow has warmed the world.
– Adlai StevensonRate it:
She's so bossy that we call her "the Governess.
– Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of RussiaRate it:

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