Frances Hodgson Burnett Quotes

Frances Hodgson Burnett Quotes: The robin flew from his swinging spray of ivy on to the top of the wall and he opened his beak and sang a loud, lovely trill, merely to show off. Nothing in the world is quite as adorably lovely as a robin when he shows off - and they are nearly always doing it.
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Frances Hodgson Burnett Quote: At that moment a very good thing was happening to her. Four good things had happened to her, in fact, since she came to Misselthwaite Manor. She had felt as if she had understood a robin and that he had understood her; she had run in the wind until her blood had grown warm; she had been healthily hungry for the first time in her life; and she had found out what it was to be sorry for someone.
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Quotes about Frances Hodgson Burnett: When a man looks at the stars, he grows calm and forgets small things. They answer his questions and show him that his earth is only one of the million worlds. Hold your soul still and look upward often, and you will understand their speech. Never forget the stars.
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Quote about Frances Hodgson Burnett: If you fill your mind with a beautiful thought, there will be no room in it for an ugly one. - King Amor
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Frances Hodgson Burnett Sayings: Nothing in the world is quite as adorably lovely as a robin when he shows off and they are nearly always doing it.
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Frances Hodgson Burnett Saying: I dare say it is rather hard to be a rat,
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Sayings about Frances Hodgson Burnett: If Sara had been a boy and lived a few centuries ago, her father used to say, 'she would have gone about the country with her sword drawn, rescuing and defending everyone in distress. She always wants to fight when she sees people in trouble.
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Saying about Frances Hodgson Burnett: She liked books more than anything else, and was, in fact, always inventing stories of beautiful things and telling them to herself.
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Frances Hodgson Burnett Quote: Their eyes met with a singular directness of gaze. Between them a spark passed which was not afterwards to be extinguished, though neither of them knew the moment of its kindling...
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Quotes about Frances Hodgson Burnett: Listen to th' wind wutherin' round the house,
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