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
Be courteous, be obliging, but don't give yourself over to be melted down for the...
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple pity that will not forsake...
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are...
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
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.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by...
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...