We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of...
How could a man be satisfied with a decision between such alternatives and under such...
Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and...
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not...
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be...
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.
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of...
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it...
But that intimacy of mutual embarrassment, in which each feels that the other is feeling...
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is...
An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
There are many victories worse than a defeat.