Excessive literary production is a social offense.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral. They have the same effect...
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust.
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as...
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have...
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
Consequences are unpitying.
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing....
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought...