I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Quote by George Eliot
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...
Habit is the beneficent harness of routine which enables silly men to live respectfully and...
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
Whether happiness may come or not, one should try and prepare one's self to do...
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one...
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...