Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
The sons of Judah have to choose that God may again choose them. The divine...
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
It's no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows...
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
But that intimacy of mutual embarrassment, in which each feels that the other is feeling...
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of...
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern...
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Consequences are unpitying.
The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities.
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are...
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...