Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
Quote by George Eliot
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one...
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
Habit is the beneficent harness of routine which enables silly men to live respectfully and...
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true...
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must...
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Our consciousness rarely registers the beginning of a growth within us any more than without...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.