"Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant" (4 April 1828 – 25 June 1897), was a Scottish novelist and historical writer, who usually wrote as "Mrs. Oliphant". Her fictional works encompass "domestic realism, the historical novel and tales of the supernatural".If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous novelists! More Margaret Oliphant on Wikipedia.
The incomprehensibleness of women is an old theory, but what is that to the curious wondering observation with which wives, mothers, and sisters watch the other unreasoning animal in those moments when he has snatched the reins out of their hands, and is not to be spoken to! . It is best to let him come to, and feel his own helplessness.Margaret Oliphant