Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
Our consciousness rarely registers the beginning of a growth within us any more than without...
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
How could a man be satisfied with a decision between such alternatives and under such...
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true...
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.