There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder, but a hatred of all injury.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
A supreme love, a motive that gives a sublime rhythm to a woman's life, and...
Animals are such agreeable friends they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug, but when it prescribes pills it may happen...
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
The intense happiness of our union is derived in a high degree from the perfect...
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands...
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird...