It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs.
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all.
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes.
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her inconsistencies in principle.
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.
A man’s silence is wonderful to listen to.
Some folk want their luck buttered.
The main object of religion is not to get a man into heaven, but to get heaven into him.