"Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."George Eliot on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."George Eliot on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."George Eliot on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."George Eliot on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."George Eliot on William Shakespeare
"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."