Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
Quote by George Eliot
And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it...
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. What do we...
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
How could a man be satisfied with a decision between such alternatives and under such...
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Animals are such agreeable friends they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who...
What's wrong with gossip? We all live on it, but we deny it; we're hypocrites
I don't tell just anyone if something is wrong. Sometimes people just ask what's up...