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
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
Breed is stronger than pasture.
Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of...
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems...
And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern...
The most solid comfort one can fall back upon is the thought that the business...
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that action, not words, are...
War - An act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish...
Friendship, love, health, energy, enthusiasm, and joy are the things that make life worth living...