Best quotes by the American Novelist Louisa May Alcott

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I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

A little kingdom I possess,Where thoughts and feelings dwell;And very hard the task I findOf governing it well. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Love is a great beautifier. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT



Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

It takes two flints to make a fire. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Girls are so queer you never know what they mean. They say No when they mean Yes, and drive a man out of his wits for the fun of it. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Housekeeping ain't no joke. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us - and those around us - more effectively. Look for the learning. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Stay is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

What do girls do who haven't any mothers to help them through their troubles? LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

My father taught in the wise way which unfolds what lies in the child LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

He who believes is strong; he who doubts is weak. Strong convictions precede great actions. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task I find of governing it well. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

She had a womanly instinct that clothes possess an influence more powerful over many than the worth of character or the magic of manners. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Money is a needful and precious thing, LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

I have made a plan for my life, as I am in my teens, and no more a child. I am old for my age and don't care much for girls' things. People think I'm wild and queer; but mother understands and helps me. I have not told anyone about my plans but I am going to be good. . . . Now I'm going to work really, for I feel a desire to improve and be a help and comfort, not a care and sorrow to my dear mother. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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Conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long; even if it is, the consciousness of possessing and using it well should satisfy one, and the great charm of all power is modesty. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

People don't have fortunes left them in that style nowadays; men have to work and women to marry for money. It's a dreadfully unjust world. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Talent isn't genius, and no amount of energy can make it so. I want to be great, or nothing. I won't be a commonplace dauber, so I don't intend to try any more. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

"Stay" is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us - and those around us - more effectively. Look for the learning. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

My father taught in the wise way which unfolds what lies in the child LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

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Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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I like to help women help themselves, as that is, in my opinion, the best way to settle the woman question. Whatever we can do and do well we have a right to, and I don't think any one will deny us. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any more than we can without potatoes. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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...and Jo laid the rustling sheets together with a careful hand, as one might shut the covers of a lovely romance, which holds the reader fast till the end comes, and he finds himself alone in the work-a-day world again. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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Laurie, you're an angel! How shall I ever thank you? Fly at me again. I rather liked it, said Laurie, looking mischievous, a thing he had not done for a fortnight. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

I ask not for any crown But that which all may win; Nor try to conquer any world Except the one within. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT


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