CONSCIENCE in Classic Quotes

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Quotes from Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
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1  Beth is my conscience, and I can't give her up.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHTEEN
2  A few days before she had done a dreadful thing, and it weighed upon her conscience.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-EIGHT
3  Amy rose to comply with outward composure, but a secret fear oppressed her, for the limes weighed upon her conscience.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SEVEN
4  Jo thought what a blaze her pile of papers upstairs would make, and her hard-earned money lay rather heavily on her conscience at that minute.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
5  Amy's conscience preached her a little sermon from that text, then and there, and she did what many of us do not always do, took the sermon to heart, and straightway put it in practice.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY
6  I think I haven't done much harm yet, and may keep this to pay for my time," she said, after a long meditation, adding impatiently, "I almost wish I hadn't any conscience, it's so inconvenient.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
7  She did neither, but she remembered the scene, and gave the Professor her heartiest respect, for she knew it cost him an effort to speak out then and there, because his conscience would not let him be silent.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
8  She thought it would do her no harm, for she sincerely meant to write nothing of which she would be ashamed, and quieted all pricks of conscience by anticipations of the happy minute when she should show her earnings and laugh over her well-kept secret.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
9  To outsiders the five energetic women seemed to rule the house, and so they did in many things, but the quiet scholar, sitting among his books, was still the head of the family, the household conscience, anchor, and comforter, for to him the busy, anxious women always turned in troublous times, finding him, in the truest sense of those sacred words, husband and father.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR