No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
Quote by George Eliot
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable...
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
It always remains true that if we had been greater, circumstance would have been less...
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
If Darwin's theory should be true, it will not degrade man; it will simply raise...
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be...
There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to...
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.