Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of distinct ideas.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough...
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must...
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Childhood has no forebodings; but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow
Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of...
Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and...
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust.
Choose your spouse carefully. Being single and feeling lonely is better than being married and...
The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.