Sergeant Francis Troy Quotes

Five of the best book quotes from Sergeant Francis Troy
  1. #1
    “This fevered hope had grown up again like a grain of mustard-seed during the quiet which followed the hasty conjecture that Troy was drowned.”
  2. #2
    “Bathsheba loved Troy in the way that only self-reliant women love when they abandon their self-reliance.”
  3. #3
    “His being higher in learning and birth than the ruck o’ soldiers is anything but a proof of his worth. It shows his course to be down’ard.”
  4. #4
    “Men are such constant fools! The rest may try to get over their passion with more or less success.”
  5. #5
    “Such women as you a hundred men always covet—your eyes will bewitch scores on scores into an unavailing fancy for you—you can only marry one of that many.”