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Thomas Hardy was a British novelist, short story writer, and poet of the Naturalist movement. Hardy was born in Dorsetshire, with whose scenery he has made his readers familiar; bred an architect; first earned popularity in 1874 by his "Far from the Madding Crowd," which was followed by, among others, "The Return of the Native," "The Woodlanders," and "Tess of the D'Urbervilles," the last in 1892, books which require to be read in order to appreciate the genius of the author; b. 1840.


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Quote Left A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible. Quote Right
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Quote Left Let me enjoy the earth no less because the all-enacting light that fashioned forth its loveliness had other aims than my delight. Quote Right
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Quote Left Aspect are within us, and who seems most kingly is king. Quote Right
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Quote Left The main object of religion is not to get a man into heaven, but to get heaven into him. Quote Right
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Quote Left Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity. Quote Right
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