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George Eliot's Profile

Brief about George Eliot: By info that we know George Eliot was born at 1970-01-01. And also George Eliot is British Author.

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I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.

Tags: God, Men, Women

An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.

Tags: Election, Lives, Peace

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.

Tags: Faith, Jesus, Prayer

If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.

Tags: Heart, Human, Life

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

Tags: Gardening, Rain, Roses

There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have despaired and have recovered hope.

Tags: Great, Hope, Sorrow

The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.

Tags: Beginning, Life

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

Tags: Done, Great, Together

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!

Tags: Giving, Luxury, Poor

And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern her, half her strength must be concealment.

Tags: Strength, Strong, Woman

Ignorant kindness may have the effect of cruelty; but to be angry with it as if it were direct cruelty would be an ignorant unkindness.

Tags: Angry, Kindness, May

Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.

Tags: Liking, Perhaps, Personal

The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more our egoism is satisfied, the more robust is our belief.

Tags: Belief, Rather, Sincerity

There are many victories worse than a defeat.

Tags: Defeat, Fear, Worse

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

Tags: Blessed, Fact, Giving

All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.

Tags: Depend, Key, Meanings

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

Tags: Life, Spiritual, Wealth

Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage sometimes, what is the good of being friends?

Tags: Friends, Good, Sometimes

You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing. They always happen to the best men, you know.

Tags: Best, History, Men

A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.

Tags: Difference, Great, Jokes