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  • Be worthy love, and love will come.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • He was poor, yet always appeared to be giving something away; a stranger, yet everyone was his friend; no longer young, but as happy-hearted as a boy; plain and peculiar, yet his face looked beautiful to many.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • If we are all alive ten years hence, let's meet, and see how many of us have got our wishes, or how much nearer we are then than now.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • Now and then, in this workaday world, things do happen in the delightful storybook fashion, and what a comfort that is.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • Women work a good many miracles…
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")


  • Being a domestic man, John decidedly missed the wifely attentions he had been accustomed to receive, but as he adored his babies, he cheerfully relinquished his comfort for a time, supposing with masculine ignorance that peace would soon be restored.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • I almost wish I hadn't any conscience, it's so inconvenient. If I didn't care about doing the right and didn't feel uncomfortable when doing wrong, I should get on capitally.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • I'm afraid I couldn't like him without a spice of human naughtiness.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • Oh, Jo, how could you? Your one beauty.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • Wouldn't it be fun if all the castles in the air which we make could come true and we could live in them?
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • But he did, oh, bless you, yes, hundreds of times, and so did Meg, both declaring that it was the sweetest jelly they ever made; for family peace was preserved in that little family jar.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • I am lonely, sometimes, but I dare say it's good for me…
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • In her secret soul, however, she decided that politics were as bad as mathematics, and that the mission of politicians seemed to be calling each other names…
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • Right Jo better be happy old maids than unhappy wives or unmaidenly girls running about to find husbands.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")

  • You are like a chestnut burr, prickly outside, but silky-soft within, and a sweet kernel, if one can only get at it. Love will make you show your heart some day, and then the rough burr will fall off.
    (Louisa May Alcott, "Little Women")


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