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Opposition may become sweet to

Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.

– George Eliot

Oh may I join the

Oh, may I join the choir invisible
Of those immortal dead who live again.

– George Eliot

Our dead are never dead

Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.

– George Eliot

We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it.
– George Eliot

Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under
a love which it cannot return.
– George Eliot

We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it.
– George Eliot

He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
– George Eliot

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

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

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

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

There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
– George Eliot

There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
– George Eliot

Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
– George Eliot

It is good to be helpful and kindly, but don’t give yourself to be melted into candle grease for the benefit of the tallow trade.
– George Eliot

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to stay, abstains from giving us worthy evidence of the fact.
– George Eliot

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

Fate has carried me Mid the thick arrows: I will keep my stand– Not shrink and let the shaft pass by my breast To pierce another.
– George Eliot

We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it.
– George Eliot

It’s no trifle at her time of life to part with a doctor who knows her constitution.
– George Eliot