But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are...
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
It's no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows...
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Whether happiness may come or not, one should try and prepare one's self to do...
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who...
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are...
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes
Never is true love blind, but rather brings an added light.