Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Consequences are unpitying.
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more...
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to...
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true...
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
Childhood has no forebodings; but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
Hostesses who entertain much must make up their parties as ministers make up their cabinets,...