The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are...
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands...
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities.
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very...
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be...
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
Ignorant kindness may have the effect of cruelty; but to be angry with it as...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it...
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
How could a man be satisfied with a decision between such alternatives and under such...
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.