You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's form of genius in you, and to suffer the slavery of being a girl.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral. They have the same effect...
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must...
If Darwin's theory should be true, it will not degrade man; it will simply raise...
I'm not denying the women are foolish: God almighty made 'em to match the men.
Animals are such agreeable friends they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more...
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the...
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to...
It always remains true that if we had been greater, circumstance would have been less...
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities.