No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be...
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
It always remains true that if we had been greater, circumstance would have been less...
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple pity that will not forsake...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...
Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress.
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...
But that intimacy of mutual embarrassment, in which each feels that the other is feeling...