An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
If Darwin's theory should be true, it will not degrade man; it will simply raise...
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems...
The most solid comfort one can fall back upon is the thought that the business...
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...
An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.
It's no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows...
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.