The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are...
Whether happiness may come or not, one should try and prepare one's self to do...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
Habit is the beneficent harness of routine which enables silly men to live respectfully and...
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress.
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of...
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be...
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable...
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.