The intense happiness of our union is derived in a high degree from the perfect freedom with which we each follow and declare our own impressions.
Quote by George Eliot
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable...
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.
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.