It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
Quote by George Eliot
New Day Quotes
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing....
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
A supreme love, a motive that gives a sublime rhythm to a woman's life, and...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug, but when it prescribes pills it may happen...
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Consequences are unpitying.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.