Breed is stronger than pasture.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord...
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one...
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral. They have the same effect...
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
The most solid comfort one can fall back upon is the thought that the business...
When thought becomes excessively painful, action is the finest remedy
There is no moment like the present. The man who will not execute his resolutions...