One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are...
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. What do we...
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities.
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough...
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
The sons of Judah have to choose that God may again choose them. The divine...