Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which it cannot return.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
I can't bare fishing. I think people look like fools sitting watching a line hour...
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling...
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord...
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am...
Ignorant kindness may have the effect of cruelty; but to be angry with it as...
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have...
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
Why do not words and kiss, and solemn pledge, And nature that is kind in...
I owe nothing to Women's Lib.