Nathaniel Hawthorne Quote

I seriously wished—selfish as it may appear—that the reformation of society had been postponed about half a century, or, at all events, to such a date as should have put my intermeddling with it entirely out of the question.


The Blithedale Romance (1852)

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I seriously wished—selfish as it may appear—that the reformation of society had been postponed about half a century, or, at all events, to such a ...

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I seriously wished—selfish as it may appear—that the reformation of society had been postponed about half a century, or, at all events, to such a ...

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I seriously wished—selfish as it may appear—that the reformation of society had been postponed about half a century, or, at all events, to such a ...

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I seriously wished—selfish as it may appear—that the reformation of society had been postponed about half a century, or, at all events, to such a ...