George Eliot Quotes on life

Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life... view

By: George Eliot

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

By: George Eliot

What makes life dreary is the want of a motive... view

By: George Eliot

What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?.. view

By: George Eliot

The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing but sand.. 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

There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life... view

By: George Eliot

Death is the king of this world: 'Tis his park where he breeds life to feed him. Cries of pain are music for his banquet... view

By: George Eliot

Excellence encourages one about life generally.. view

By: George Eliot

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

By: George Eliot

Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and think that such killing is no murder... view

By: George Eliot

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... view

By: George Eliot