Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
Quote by George Eliot
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug, but when it prescribes pills it may happen...
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird...
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
Indifference may not wreck a man's life at any one turn, but it will destroy...
The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference. He has it within...