Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands...
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
Childhood has no forebodings; but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems...
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
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I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought...
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...