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George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss Quotes: Poetry and art and knowledge are sacred and pure.
         

Poetry and art and knowledge are sacred and pure.


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Those bitter sorrows of childhood!-- when sorrow is all new and strange, when hope has not yet got wings to fly beyond the days and weeks, and the space from summer to summer seems measureless.

Those bitter sorrows of childhood!-- when sorrow is all new and strange, when hope has not yet got wings to fly beyond the days and weeks, and the space from summer to summer seems measureless.



I would rather not be engaged. When people are engaged, they begin to think of being married soon, and I should like everything to go on for a long while just as it is.

I would rather not be engaged. When people are engaged, they begin to think of being married soon, and I should like everything to go on for a long while just as it is.



Life seems to go on without effort when I am filled with music.

Life seems to go on without effort when I am filled with music.





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(...) always regretted that good memory often prevents us from thinking for ourselves.

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When you are still fragmentated, lacking certainty — what difference does it make what your decisions are?

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Though the captives' resistance was dangerous, through such acts, dignity was preserved, and through dignity, life itself.

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