Mary Ann Evans, known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. She is the author of seven novels, including Adam Bede, The Mill on the Floss, Silas Marner, Middlemarch, and Daniel Deronda, most of them set in provincial England and known for their realism and psychological insight... (wikipedia)
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be taken into account in an explanation of our gusts and storms.
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems moving in funeral procession with strange ancestral images and trophies gathered from afar.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.