The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. What do we...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as...
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.