Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
Quote by George Eliot
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who...
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
It's no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows...
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it...
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
Ignorance, inertia and indifference are alive and well in America's newspapers. Minority still equals inferiority...
Politeness is organized indifference.