George Eliot Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old George Eliot quotes, George Eliot sayings, and George Eliot proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.'

We are all very much alike when we are in our first love. George Eliot
Animals are such agreeable friends—they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms. George Eliot
No soul is desolate as long as there is a human being for whom it can feel trust and reverence. George Eliot
Those who trust us educate us. George Eliot
Hear Everything and judge for yourself George Eliot
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them. George Eliot
That farewell kiss which resembles greeting, that last glance of love which becomes the sharpest pang of sorrow. George Eliot
People who live at a distance are naturally less faulty than those immediately under our own eyes. George Eliot
Life seems to go on without effort when I am filled with music. George Eliot
Every limit is a beginning as well as an ending. George Eliot.
The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice. George Eliot
What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life, to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories. George Eliot
One can say everything best over a meal. George Eliot
Steady work turns genius to a loom. George Eliot
She was no longer wrestling with the grief but could sit down with it as a lasting companion and make it a sharer in her thoughts. George Eliot
But that intimacy of mutual embarrassment, in which each feels that the other is feeling something, having once existed, its effect is not to be done away with. George Eliot
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are thoroughly alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger after them. George Eliot
There is a sort of human paste that when it comes near the fire of enthusiasm is only baked into harder shape. George Eliot