Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to...
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of...
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.