Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Quote by George Eliot
There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are...
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must...
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough...
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite...
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...