Excessive literary production is a social offense.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very...
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are...
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity
Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of...
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be...
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are...
We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord...
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.