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
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress.
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing....
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough...
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to...
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought...
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands...
But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk...