Sunday, July 21, 2019

George Eliot Quotes

Adventure is not outside man; it is within. George Eliot

Our words have wings, but fly not where we would. George Eliot

It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees. George Eliot

I like trying to get pregnant. I’m not so sure about childbirth. George Eliot

Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world. George Eliot

When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity. George Eliot

When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns into mere limitation and exclusion. George Eliot

The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history. George Eliot

There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder, but a hatred of all injury. George Eliot

We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord will be with thee. Prayer and pains, through faith in Christ Jesus, will do anything. George Eliot