What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns...
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple pity that will not forsake...
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird...
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands...
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which...
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.
I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage...
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who...
Hostesses who entertain much must make up their parties as ministers make up their cabinets,...
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful...