More From Lafcadio Hearn
- "But every great scripture, whether Hebrew, Indian, Persian, or Chinese, apart from its religious value will be found to have some rare and special beauty of its own; and in this respect the original Bible stands very high as a monument of sublime poetry and of artistic prose."
- "Of course, the simple explanation of the fact is that marriage is the most important act of man’s life in Europe or America, and that everything depends upon it."
- "French novels generally treat of the relations of women to the world and to lovers, after marriage; consequently there is a great deal in French novels about adultery, about improper relations between the sexes, about many things which the English public would not allow."
More In Famous
- "I don’t ever want to be hugely famous because I had a little taste of it after ‘East Is East’ and ‘Bend It.’"― Archie Panjabi
- "Anytime you cast a movie and you need someone famous in the lead part, you’re a prisoner of whoever happens to be famous in the six-month window in which you’re trying to get a film financed."― Alexander Payne
- "For now I’m just enjoying being a mom. I don’t want to be more famous and more rich. I want to be a good mom."― Jewel