Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing....
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more...
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are...
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be...
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
Consequences are unpitying.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be...
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.