"An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."George Eliot on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."George Eliot on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."George Eliot on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."George Eliot on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."George Eliot on John Lennon
"Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love."
"You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing. They always happen to the best men, you know."
"The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best."
"There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows."
"I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man ought to fear is failure of cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best."