Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
Quote by George Eliot
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough...
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of...
The sons of Judah have to choose that God may again choose them. The divine...
Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
Our instructed vagrancy, which has hardly time to linger by the hedgerows, but runs away...
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
Habit is the beneficent harness of routine which enables silly men to live respectfully and...
Good habits, once established are just as hard to break as are bad habits
A very slight change in our habits is sufficient to destroy our sense of our...