It is never too late to be what you might have been.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
Animals are such agreeable friends — they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
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.
George Eliot — quotes and aphorisms
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
A woman's hopes are woven of sunbeams; a shadow annihilates them.