It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are...
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as...
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern...
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple pity that will not forsake...
With such a pity men preserve alive Pheasants and quails, when they are no fat...
Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the nonpharmaceutical narcotics; it is addictive, gives momentary...