George Eliot Quotes on best

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

By: George Eliot

The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it the finest in the world... view

By: George Eliot

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

By: George Eliot

There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows... view

By: George Eliot

For what is love itself, for the one we love best? An enfolding of immeasurable cares which yet are better than any joys outside our love... view

By: George Eliot

I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man ought to fear is failure of cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best... view

By: George Eliot