We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to us in the uncritical canine attachment.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
The intense happiness of our union is derived in a high degree from the perfect...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral. They have the same effect...
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation,...
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...
The years seem to rush by now, and I think of death as a fast...
Childhood has no forebodings; but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow
Childhood is a promise that is never kept
I have had playmates, I have had companions; In my days of childhood, in my...