H. Rider Haggard Quotes

H. Rider Haggard Quotes: We were like confirmed opium-eaters: in our moments of reason we well knew the deadly nature of our pursuit, but we certainly were not prepared to abandon its terrible delights.
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H. Rider Haggard Quote: The food that memory gives to eat is bitter to the taste, and it is only with the teeth of hope that we can bear to bite it.
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Quotes about H. Rider Haggard: As for the girl, since she is well favoured, she shall brew the king's beer, and be numbered amongst the king's wives-unless, indeed, he is pleased to give her to me.
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Quote about H. Rider Haggard: Passion is like the lightning, it is beautiful, and it links the earth to heaven, but alas it blinds!
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H. Rider Haggard Sayings: Time after time have nations, ay, and rich and strong nations, learned in the arts, been, and passed away to be forgotten, so that no memory of them remains. This is but one of several; for Time eats up the works of man.
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