Alice James Quotes

- Notable Alice James Quotes Index -

Born: August 7, 1848, New York City, New York
Birth Country: USA
Died: , March 6, 1892
Occupation: Author, Diarist

1.
How sick one gets of being 'good,' how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours embody selfishness.
- Alice James

2.
One has a greater sense of degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience.
- Alice James

3.
The success or failure of a life, as far as posterity goes, seems to lie in the more or less luck of seizing the right moment of escape.
- Alice James

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