The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Quote by George Eliot
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
The sons of Judah have to choose that God may again choose them. The divine...
But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are...
You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's...
Breed is stronger than pasture.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
Hostesses who entertain much must make up their parties as ministers make up their cabinets,...
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have...
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust.
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Death is the king of this world: 'Tis his park where he breeds life to...
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
Play not with paradoxes. That caustic which you handle in order to scorch others may...
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.