Margaret Frazer’s Top 6 Popular and Famous Quotes

Six of My Favourite Margaret Frazer Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 6 Famous Quotes by Author Margaret Frazer, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with Margaret Frazer you will find my Six favourites of Margaret Frazer’s quotes. 

Popular Quotes

“I have this clutter of questions all churned together in my mind and they won’t stop churning. I’ve found out too much and not enough. there are too many pieces that could go together too many ways and I can’t stop shifting them around. There has to be some way it all makes sense and it doesn’t yet.”

“You’re asking a lot of life if you want it to make sense.”

Most of the time, Joliffe was of the same opinion, but he shook his head against it now like against a fly’s buzz and said nothing, frowning at the pen he was still twirling.

Basset watched him a moment, then said,
“Well, if you can’t let it go, go at it as if you were trying to make a story of all these pieces you have. Shift them around and fill the gaps until they make the sense you want.”
― Margaret Frazer, A Play of Dux Moraud

 “Joliffe knew their audience was with them when Christ declared at the money-changers, “You knaves! You thieves and rascals! Defaming the Lord God’s honor as you do! Making his house into a den of thieves and taking what is not yours to take, like shepherds never shearing but butchering every sheep!” and among the lookers-on heads turned and some people pointed at Father Hewgo standing at his church door, glaring, his arms tightly folded aross his chest, well apart from it all but making sure his disapproval lowered over everything. Joliffe had not written the lines at him but might as well have because his parishioners surely saw a match; there was even scattered laughter that would do nothing to soften him toward the players.”
― Margaret Frazer, A Play of Knaves

“Joliffe, watching him over the rim of his own bowl, felt for his discontent. In his own life there were other things he could have been besides a player—several other things he had been besides a player–but at least he had had choices and made them. He doubted this fellow had ever seen anything else to be but what he was. Or else he had refused other choices if they ever came. but staying with what you were born to was a choice, too, and the one that most people made–a choice that Joliffe could have made, too, upon a time, but had not and of that he was still glad.”
― Margaret Frazer, A Play of Dux Moraud

 “Had he thought the power to make folk miserable was a greater power than to play fair with them? That was a mistake common to small-witted people—to think good was a weaker thing than evil. From all that Joliffe had seen, evil—in both its greater ways and in such petty ones as bullying—was the weak man’s”
― Margaret Frazer, A Play of Knaves

 “Both heaven and earth rejoice when a saint escapes the earthly body: Heaven because a soul has triumphed over the devil. And earth because a saint is a prickly person to live with.”
― Margaret Frazer, The Novice’s Tale

 “Adventures always have to be at least a little uncomfortable or who would know you’d had one? ”
― Margaret Frazer, The Outlaw’s Tale

6 Famous Quotes by Author Margaret Frazer

So there you have it my Six favourite quotes by Margaret Frazer, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Margaret Frazer.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 6 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for Margaret Frazer. 

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