You, and those like you, take your fill of pleasure on earth by making the life of such as me bitter and black with sorrow and then it is a fine thing, when you have had enough of that, to think of securing your pleasure in heaven by becoming converted
More Quotes from Thomas Hardy:Her life was the price she would pay for that whine--
For a child by the man she did not love.
The main object of religion is not to get a man into heaven, but to get heaven into him.
Believe me, Lost One, Love is lovelier
The more it shapes its moans in selfish-wise.
Yes; quaint and curious war is! You shoot a fellow down you'd treat if met where any bar is, or help to half-a-crown.
Some folk want their luck buttered.
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
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