Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
George Eliot
George Eliot
George Eliot.
BornMary Anne Evans
November 22, 1819
Arbury, England
DiedDecember 22, 1880
London, England
British author. Pen name of Mary Anne Evans. Best known for Silas Marner (1861) and Middlemarch (1872).

The repository contains two quotes from George Eliot.


Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving in words evidence of the fact.

Growing Old

You are never too old to be what you might have been.