For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable cares which yet are better than any joys outside our love.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
If Darwin's theory should be true, it will not degrade man; it will simply raise...
Consequences are unpitying.
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest...
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.