There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
Consequences are unpitying.
Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and...
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as...
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple pity that will not forsake...
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
Childhood has no forebodings; but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy...
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's...
Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm.
Beyond all these things put on love, which is the perfect bond of unity.