Frederika Bremer Quote

A fly is a very light burden; but if it were perpetually to return and settle on one's nose, it might weary us of our very lives.


The Neighbours: A Story of Every-day Life (ed. 1844)

Picture Quote 1

A fly is a very light burden; but if it were perpetually to return and settle on one's nose, it might weary us of our very lives.

Picture Quote 2

A fly is a very light burden; but if it were perpetually to return and settle on one's nose, it might weary us of our very lives.

Picture Quote 3

A fly is a very light burden; but if it were perpetually to return and settle on one's nose, it might weary us of our very lives.

Picture Quote 4

A fly is a very light burden; but if it were perpetually to return and settle on one's nose, it might weary us of our very lives.