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Indian born English Author and Novelist of 'Vanity Fair', 1811-1863
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Life is the soul's nursery -
Its training place for the destinies of eternity.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“We should pay as much reverence to youth as we should to age; there are points in which you young folks are altogether our superiors: and I can't help constantly crying out to persons of my own years, when busied about their young people -- leave them alone; don't be always meddling with their affairs, which they can manage for themselves; don't be always insisting upon managing their boats, and putting your oars in the water with theirs.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“So he sighed and pined and ogled,
And his passion boiled and bubbled,
Till he blew his silly brains out,
And no more was by it troubled.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Come, children, let us shut up the box and the puppets, for our play is played out.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The pipe draws wisdom from the lips of the philosopher, and shuts up the mouth of the foolish: it generates a style of conversation, contemplative, thoughtful, benevolent, and unaffected.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Bravery never goes out of fashion”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the very wise, How very small the very great are”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“She looks so haughty that I should have thought her a princess at the very least, with a pedigree reaching as far back as the Deluge. But this lady was no better born than many other ladies who give themselves airs; and all sensible people laughed at her absurd pretensions.”

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