Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands of experience lying side by side and never compare them with each other?
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it...
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Play not with paradoxes. That caustic which you handle in order to scorch others may...
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
Consequences are unpitying.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk...