Fanny Burney - Quotes

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Traveling is the ruin of all happiness! There's no looking at a building after seeing Italy.

Traveling is the ruin of all happiness! There's no looking at a building after seeing Italy.

I cannot sleep - great joy is as restless as great sorrow. ---->>>

I am ashamed of confessing that I have nothing to confess. ---->>>

To despise riches, may, indeed, be philosophic, but to dispense them worthily, must surely be more beneficial to mankind. ---->>>

But if the young are never tired of erring in conduct, neither are the older in erring of judgment. ---->>>

For my part, I confess I seldom listen to the players: one has so much to do, in looking about and finding out one's acquaintance, that, really, one has no time to mind the stage. One merely comes to meet one's friends, and show that one's alive. ---->>>

In the bosom of her respectable family resided Camilla. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: June 13, 1752
Birthplace:
Die: January 6, 1840
Occupation: Novelist
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For the playwright Frances Burney (1776–1828), niece of the novelist, see Frances Burney. Frances Burney (13 June 1752 – 6 January 1840), also known as Fanny Burney and after her marriage as Madame d'Arblay, was an English satirical novelist, diarist and playwright. She was born in Lynn Regis, now King's Lynn, England, on 13 June 1752, to the musician and music historian Dr Charles Burney (1726–1814) and his first wife, Esther Sleepe Burney (1725–1762) (wikipedia)