"Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."George Eliot on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."George Eliot on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."George Eliot on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."George Eliot on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."George Eliot on Winston Churchill
"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."