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John Galsworthy Quotes

With the years his dislike of humbug had increased; the orthodoxy he had worn in the sixties, as he had worn side-whiskers out of sheer exuberance , had long dropped off, leaving him reverent before three things alone - beauty, upright conduct, and the sense of property; and the greatest of these now was beauty.
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Life calls the tune, we dance.

— John Galsworthy

Love has no age, no limit; and no death.

— John Galsworthy

Love! Beyond meaure - beyond death - it nearly kills. But one wouldn't have been without it.

— John Galsworthy

Men are in fact, quite unable to control their own inventions; they at best develop adaptability to the new conditions those inventions create.

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Light-heartedness always made Soames suspicious - there was generally some reason for it.

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An epoch which had gilded individual liberty so that if a man had money he was free in law and fact, and if he had not money he was free in law and not in fact. An era which had canonized hypocrisy, so that to seem to be respectable was to be.

— John Galsworthy

And yet, in books were comfort and diversion; and they were wanted!

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If you do not think about your future, you cannot have one.

— John Galsworthy

Swithin! And the fellow had gone and died, last November, at the age of seventy-nine, renewing the doubt whether Forsytes could live for ever, which had first arisen when Aunt Ann passed away.

— John Galsworthy

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