It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Quote by George Eliot
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it...
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one...
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are...
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough...
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing....
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. What do we...
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
Play not with paradoxes. That caustic which you handle in order to scorch others may...
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.