Quotes by British Author George Eliot


It is never too late to be what you might have been. George Eliot

Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it. George Eliot

I desire no future that will break the ties with the past. George Eliot

Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds. George Eliot

No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty. George Eliot

I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence. George Eliot

Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face. George Eliot

A patronizing disposition always has its meaner side. George Eliot

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

It was not that she was out of temper, but that the world was not equal to the demands of her fine organism. George Eliot

No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from. George Eliot

The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best. George Eliot

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are. George Eliot

Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another. George Eliot

What do we live for; if it is not to make life less difficult to each other? George Eliot

Animals are such agreeable friends, they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms. George Eliot

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving. George Eliot

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact. George Eliot

To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling too much on any particular occasion. George Eliot

The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words. George Eliot


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