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Quotes from Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
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1  Haven't one to bless myself with.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-NINE
2  And coming years their blessings pour.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TEN
3  Go on with your work as usual, for work is a blessed solace.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIXTEEN
4  God was not a blind force, and immortality was not a pretty fable, but a blessed fact.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
5  Perhaps it was because she was so grateful for this blessing that a greater was given her.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIX
6  Sacred moments, when heart talked to heart in the silence of the night, turning affliction to a blessing, which chastened grief and strengthned love.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-TWO
7  He consents without a murmur, all join in a joyful chorus, and the curtain falls upon the lovers kneeling to receive Don Pedro's blessing in attitudes of the most romantic grace.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWO
8  And I've succeeded beyond my hopes, for here you are, a steady, sensible businessman, doing heaps of good with your money, and laying up the blessings of the poor, instead of dollars.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-SEVEN
9  The Duke's Daughter paid the butcher's bill, A Phantom Hand put down a new carpet, and the Curse of the Coventrys proved the blessing of the Marches in the way of groceries and gowns.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
10  But he did, oh bless you, yes, hundreds of times, and so did Meg, both declaring that it was the sweetest jelly they ever made, for family peace was preserved in that little family jar.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-EIGHT
11  Laurie was growing more serious, strong, and firm, and both were learning that beauty, youth, good fortune, even love itself, cannot keep care and pain, loss and sorrow, from the most blessed for.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-SEVEN
12  Poor Meg seldom complained, but a sense of injustice made her feel bitter toward everyone sometimes, for she had not yet learned to know how rich she was in the blessings which alone can make life happy.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
13  and then and there Jo renounced her old ambition, pledged herself to a new and better one, acknowledging the poverty of other desires, and feeling the blessed solace of a belief in the immortality of love.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY
14  Sleep forsook her eyes, meals stood untasted, day and night were all too short to enjoy the happiness which blessed her only at such times, and made these hours worth living, even if they bore no other fruit.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
15  He did not say a word, but took the hand she offered him, and laid his face down on it for a minute, feeling that out of the grave of a boyish passion, there had risen a beautiful, strong friendship to bless them both.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-THREE
16  Wealth is certainly a most desirable thing, but poverty has its sunny side, and one of the sweet uses of adversity is the genuine satisfaction which comes from hearty work of head or hand, and to the inspiration of necessity, we owe half the wise, beautiful, and useful blessings of the world.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
17  The girls gave their hearts into their mother's keeping, their souls into their father's, and to both parents, who lived and labored so faithfully for them, they gave a love that grew with their growth and bound them tenderly together by the sweetest tie which blesses life and outlives death.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR
18  As she grew, her mother began to feel that the Dovecote would be blessed by the presence of an inmate as serene and loving as that which had helped to make the old house home, and to pray that she might be spared a loss like that which had lately taught them how long they had entertained an angel unawares.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-FIVE
19  The clocks were striking midnight and the rooms were very still as a figure glided quietly from bed to bed, smoothing a coverlet here, settling a pillow there, and pausing to look long and tenderly at each unconscious face, to kiss each with lips that mutely blessed, and to pray the fervent prayers which only mothers utter.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FIFTEEN