No soul is desolate as long as there is a human being for whom it can feel trust and reverence.
Quote by George Eliot
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Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
The scornful nostril and the high head gather not the odors that lie on the track of truth.
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it.
Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us worthy evidence of the fact.
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.
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.
I'm a summer baby, so I usually have my birthday as a good summer memory.
The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work.
Religion is not going to come up with any new arguments.
Politics is not about winning for the sake of winning.
I woke up full of hate and fear the day before the most recent peace march in San Francisco. This was disappointing: I'd hoped to wake up feeling somewhere between Virginia Woolf and Wavy Gravy.
Take a course in good water and air and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone no harm will befall you.
Bulls don't read. Bears read financial history. As markets fall to bits, the bears dust off the Dutch tulip mania of 1637, the Banque Royale of 1719-20, the railway speculation of the 1840s, the great crash of 1929.
Learning is its own exceeding great reward.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
I had a really good childhood up until I was nine, then a classic case of divorce really affected me.