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What are some famous literary quotes?


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"It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife." From Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. "Now is the winter of our discontent made glorious summer by this sun of York." From Richard III by William Shakespeare. "All for one, and one for all." From The Tree Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas. "It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it." From Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte. "Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." From Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy. "These impossible women! How they do get around us! The poet was right: can't live with them, or without them!" From Lysistrata by Aristophanes. "How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach." From Sonnets from the Portuguese by Elizabeth Barrett Browning.


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