Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of distinct ideas.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are...
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are...
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
Consequences are unpitying.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?