The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems...
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
It always remains true that if we had been greater, circumstance would have been less...
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as...
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands...
Animals are such agreeable friends they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
Whatever you want in life, start today. Not tomorrow - today. Let it be a...
I need neither future nor past, but to learn to take today not too fast.
The darkest night is often the bridge to the brightest tomorrow.