Quotation by George Eliot

When I married Humphrey I made up my mind to like sermons, and I set out by liking the end very much. That soon spread to the middle and the beginning, because I couldn't have the end without them.
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist. Middlemarch, ch. 34 (1871-1872).

Said by the novel's character named Mrs. Cadwallader, wife of the Rector of Tipton and Freshitt.
Surprise me with a
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