Anthony Trollope Quotes (264 quotes)
“A woman's life is not perfect or whole till she has added herself to a husband. Nor is a man's life perfect or whole till he has added to himself a wife.”
Miss Mackenzie (1865)
“An author must be nothing if he do not love truth; a barrister must be nothing if he do.”
The Bertrams (1859)
Doctor Wortle's School (1881)
“As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.”
Letter to G W Rusden dated June 8, 1876, published in The Letters of Anthony Trollope (1983), p. 691.
Barchester Towers (1857)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAnthony Trollope
Born: April 24, 1815
Died: December 6, 1882 (aged 67)
Bio: Anthony Trollope was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of his best-loved works, collectively known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, revolve around the imaginary county of Barsetshire. He also wrote perceptive novels on political, social, and gender issues, and on other topical matters.
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