Consequences are unpitying.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be...
There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are...
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be...
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very...
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral. They have the same effect...
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.