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Quotation by George Eliot
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure.
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist. Dorothea, in Middlemarch, bk. 2, ch. 22 (1871-1872).
Pseudonym of Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans.
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