Breed is stronger than pasture.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest...
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Be courteous, be obliging, but don't give yourself over to be melted down for the...
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
Ignorance of the law must not prevent the losing attorney from collecting his fee
So long as the mother, Ignorance, lives, it is not safe for Science, the offspring,...