Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
Quote by George Eliot
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
How could a man be satisfied with a decision between such alternatives and under such...
Consequences are unpitying.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as...
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have...
We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.