There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
Quote by George Eliot
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Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it.
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities.
Can any man or woman choose duties? No more that they can choose their birthplace, or their father or mother.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.
It is easy to say how we love new friends and what we think of them but words can never trace out all the fibers that knit us to the old.
The scornful nostril and the high head gather not the odors that lie on the track of truth.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
To judge wisely, we must know how things appear to the unwise.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Government is an association of men who do violence to the rest of us.
Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison.
I try to treat all the money I'm making like it's the last time I'm going to make it.
My humanitarian work evolved from being with my family. My mom, my dad, they really set a great example for giving back. My mom was a nurse, my dad was a school teacher. But my mom did a lot of things for geriatrics and elderly people. She would do home visits for free.
I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.
To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
I would love to play 'Funny Girl' or 'Evita,' but I idolize the women who have played those parts. I don't know if there needs to be another version of those shows.
We heed no instincts but our own.