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  • Elizabeth Gaskell
    Elizabeth Gaskell
    British writer 1810-1865
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    He had not an ounce of superfluous flesh on his bones, and leanness goes a great way towards gentility.
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    American suffragist, abolitionist and women's rights activist 1815-1902
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    The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women's emancipation.
  • Elizabeth Gaskell
    Elizabeth Gaskell
    British writer 1810-1865
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    A little credulity helps one on through life very smoothly.
  • Elizabeth Hardwick
    Elizabeth Hardwick
    American literary critic, novelist, and short story writer 1916-2007
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    Books give not wisdom where none was before. But where some is, there reading makes it more.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    Experience, like a pale musician, holds a dulcimer of patience in his hand.
  • Queen Elizabeth II
    Queen Elizabeth II
    Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand 1926-
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    Let us not take ourselves too seriously. None of us has a monopoly on wisdom.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    What is genius but the power of expressing a new individuality?
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    A good neighbor sometimes cuts your morning up to mince-meat of the very smallest talk, then helps to sugar her bohea at night with your reputation.
  • Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
    Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
    American author, feminist and intellectual 1844-1911
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    A great idea is usually original to more than one discoverer. Great ideas come when the world needs them. Great ideas surround the world's ignorance and press for admission.
  • Mary Elizabeth Braddon
    Mary Elizabeth Braddon
    English novelist 1835-1915
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    A modern writer likens coquettes to those hunters who do not eat the game which they have successfully pursued.
  • A sumptuous dwelling the rich man hath. And dainty is his repast; but remember that luxury's prodigal hand keeps the furnace of toil in blast.
  • Elizabeth Gaskell
    Elizabeth Gaskell
    British writer 1810-1865
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    A wise parent humors the desire for independent action, so as to become the friend and advisor when his absolute rule shall cease.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    A woman's always younger than a man at equal years.
  • Elizabeth Bowen
    Elizabeth Bowen
    Anglo-Irish Novelist 1899-1973
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    Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends.
  • Elizabeth Ashley
    Elizabeth Ashley
    American actress of theatre, film, and television 1939-
    Elizabeth Ashley
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    Absence does not make the heart grow fonder, but it sure heats up the blood.
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