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13 of the best book quotes from Mrs. March
  1. #1
    “Conceit spoils the finest genius.”
  2. #2
    “The love, respect, and confidence of my children was the sweetest reward I could receive for my efforts to be the woman I would have them copy.”
  3. #3
    “Don’t cry so bitterly, but remember this day, and resolve with all your soul that you will never know another like it.”
  4. #4
    “Go on with your work as usual, for work is a blessed solace.”
    author
    Louisa May Alcott
    book
    Little Women
    character
    Marmee
    concept
    Work
  5. #5
    “When you feel discontented, think over your blessings, and be grateful.”
  6. #6
    “I’m not ambitious for a splendid fortune, but I know, by experience, how much genuine happiness can be had in a plain little house, where the daily bead is earned, and some privations give sweetness to the few pleasures. I am content to see Meg begin humbly, for if I am not mistaken, she will be rich in the possession of a good man’s heart, and that is better than a fortune.”
  7. #7
    ″...I have a better friend, even than Father, to comfort and sustain me. My child, the troubles and temptations of your life are beginning and may be many, but you can overcome and outlive them all if you learn to feel the strength and tenderness of your Heavenly Father as you do that of your earthly one. The more you love and trust Him, the nearer you will feel to Him, and the less you will depend on human power and wisdom. His love and care never tire or change, can never be taken from you, but may become the source of lifelong peace, happiness, and strength. Believe this heartily, and go to God with all your little cares, and hopes, and sins, and sorrows, as freely and confidingly as you come to your mother.”
  8. #8
    “Money is a needful and precious thing,—and, when well used, a noble thing,—but I never want you to think it is the first or only prize to strive for. I’d rather see you poor men’s wives, if you were happy, beloved, contented, than queens on thrones, without self- respect and peace.”
  9. #9
    “I am angry nearly every day of my life.”
  10. #10
    “Be comforted, dear soul! There is always light behind the clouds.”
  11. #11
    “The sincere wish to be good is half the battle.”
  12. #12
    “Oh, my girls, however long you may live, I never can wish you a greater happiness than this!”
  13. #13
    “Watch and pray, dear, never get tired of trying, and never think it is impossible to conquer your fault.”
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