Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be...
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
If Darwin's theory should be true, it will not degrade man; it will simply raise...
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable...
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
It always seemed to me a sort of clever stupidity only to have one sort...
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. For...
General benevolence, but not general friendship, made a man what he ought to be.
The heart has reasons that reason cannot know.