If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of…
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird...
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing....
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
It's no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows...
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it...
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Love (understood as the desire of good for another) is in fact so unnatural a...
To love a women, is to know a womens wants and her needs without her...