IMAGINARY in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 20 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
 Current Search - imaginary in Little Women
1  As one of these packets contained characteristic notes from the party, we will rob an imaginary mail, and read them.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIXTEEN
2  Long, quiet days she spent, not lonely nor idle, for her little world was peopled with imaginary friends, and she was by nature a busy bee.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
3  And when Meg told him to behave himself and go away, he wrung imaginary tears out of his handkerchief, and staggered round the corner as if in utter despair.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
4  She was living in bad society, and imaginary though it was, its influence affected her, for she was feeding heart and fancy on dangerous and unsubstantial food, and was fast brushing the innocent bloom from her nature by a premature acquaintance with the darker side of life, which comes soon enough to all of us.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
5  I don't know whether the study of Shakespeare helped her to read character, or the natural instinct of a woman for what was honest, brave, and strong, but while endowing her imaginary heroes with every perfection under the sun, Jo was discovering a live hero, who interested her in spite of many human imperfections.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
6  She did not think herself a genius by any means, but when the writing fit came on, she gave herself up to it with entire abandon, and led a blissful life, unconscious of want, care, or bad weather, while she sat safe and happy in an imaginary world, full of friends almost as real and dear to her as any in the flesh.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
7  This suited the young lady better than twilight confidences, tender pressures of the hand, and eloquent glances of the eye, for with Jo, brain developed earlier than heart, and she preferred imaginary heroes to real ones, because when tired of them, the former could be shut up in the tin kitchen till called for, and the latter were less manageable.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-TWO