The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
A blush is no language; only a dubious flag - signal which may mean either...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who...
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism
It was hard for me to do the show (All American Girl) because a lot...
You gotta know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em, know when to...