You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing. They always happen to the best men, you know.
Quote by George Eliot
George Eliot Quotes
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug, but when it prescribes pills it may happen...
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very...
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end...
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us...
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
A supreme love, a motive that gives a sublime rhythm to a woman's life, and...
The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite...
Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are...
It is never too late to be who you might have been.
Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty
Well-ordered self-love is right and natural.
He who loves, flies, runs, and rejoices; he is free and nothing holds him back.