Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Quote by George Eliot
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought...
There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of...
Consequences are unpitying.
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
The most solid comfort one can fall back upon is the thought that the business...
Hostesses who entertain much must make up their parties as ministers make up their cabinets,...
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk...
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Breed is stronger than pasture.
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...