Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
Quote by George Eliot
He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
It's no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows...
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...
Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of...
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very...
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...