There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are often a mere whisper in the roar of hurrying existence. There are glances of hatred that stab and raise no cry of murder; robberies that…
Quote by George Eliot
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems...
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
Consequences are unpitying.
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries.
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Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
The sons of Judah have to choose that God may again choose them. The divine...
It's but little good you'll do a-watering the last year's crops.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest...
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in,...
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...