Wilkie Collins - Quotes

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This is the story of what a Woman's patience can endure, and what a Man's resolution can achieve. ---->>>

I have always maintained that the one important phenomenon presented by modern society is - the enormous prosperity of Fools. ---->>>

Peace rules the day, where reason rules the mind. ---->>>

Well may your heart believe the truths I tell; 'Tis virtue makes the bliss, where'er we dwell. ---->>>

I am not against hasty marriages where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate income. ---->>>

The horrid mystery hanging over us in this house gets into my head like liquor, and makes me wild. ---->>>

It is the nature of truth to struggle to the light. ---->>>

The law will argue any thing, with any body who will pay the law for the use of its brains and its time. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: January 8, 1824
Die: September 23, 1889
Occupation: Novelist

William Wilkie Collins (8 January 1824 – 23 September 1889) was an English novelist, playwright, and short story writer. His best-known works are The Woman in White (1859), No Name (1862), Armadale (1866) and The Moonstone (1868). The last is considered the first modern English detective novel. Born into the family of painter William Collins in London, he lived with his family in Italy and France as a child and learned French and Italian (wikipedia)