It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
Quote by George Eliot
New Day Quotes
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple pity that will not forsake...
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable...
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
The most solid comfort one can fall back upon is the thought that the business...
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...