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Miss Mary Crawford Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes from Miss Mary Crawford
  1. #1
    “There, I will stake my last like a woman of spirit. No cold prudence for me. I am not born to sit still and do nothing. If I lose the game, it shall not be from not striving or it”
  2. #2
    “I speak what appears to me the general opinion; and where an opinion is general, it is usually correct.”
  3. #3
    “I am very strong. Nothing ever fatigues me but doing what I do not like.”
  4. #4
    “A watch is always too fast or too slow. I cannot be dictated to by a watch.”
  5. #5
    “Everybody likes to go their own way—to choose their own time and manner of devotion.”
  6. #6
    A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
  7. #7
    Selfishness must always be forgiven, you know, because there is no hope of a cure.
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