Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest...
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a...
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are...
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are...
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Habit is the beneficent harness of routine which enables silly men to live respectfully and...
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live...
Many plays-certainly mine-are like blank checks. The actors and directors put their own signatures on...
When I was a kid, we said that we were precluded from going to certain...
I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down...