Anthony Trollope quotes

Born
24 April 1815 London, England.

Died
6 December 1882.

Occupation
Novelist.

Anthony Trollope was an English novelist.

I doubt whether any girl would be satisfied with her lover’s mind if she knew the whole of it.
– Anthony Trollope

And though it is much to be a nobleman, it is more to be a gentleman.
– Anthony Trollope

There is no road to wealth so easy and respectable as that of matrimony.
– Anthony Trollope

A fellow oughtn’t to let his family property go to pieces.
– Anthony Trollope

No man thinks there is much ado about nothing when the ado is about himself.
– Anthony Trollope

I ain’t a bit ashamed of anything.
– Anthony Trollope

My sweetheart is to me more than a coined hemisphere.
– Anthony Trollope

Cham is the only thing to screw one up when one is down a peg.
– Anthony Trollope

Love is like any other luxury. You have no right to it unless you can afford it.
– Anthony Trollope

When the ivy has found its tower, when the delicate creeper has found its strong wall, we know how the parasite plants grow and prosper.
– Anthony Trollope

There is no way of writing well and also of writing easily.
– Anthony Trollope

Three hours a day will produce as much as a man ought to write.
– Anthony Trollope

When men think much, they can rarely decide.
– Anthony Trollope

As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour.
– Anthony Trollope

Don’t let love interfere with your appetite. It never does with mine.
– Anthony Trollope

It is hard to rescue a man from the slough of luxury and idleness combined. If anything can do it, it is a cradle filled annually.
– Anthony Trollope

Oxford is the most dangerous place to which a young man can be sent.
– Anthony Trollope

I never knew a government yet that wanted to do anything.
– Anthony Trollope

High rank and soft manners may not always belong to a true heart.
– Anthony Trollope

Life is so unlike theory.
– Anthony Trollope