“If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel’s heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence. “
George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans), Poet
Leave a comment
Filed under Quotes
Tagged as Cornwall, George Eliot, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Mary Ann Evans, Observation, Ordinary Life, Poet, Quote
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
A melancholic pragmatist with a wide streak of mischief and an active imagination that turns into novels.
View Full Profile →
If you're not a Wordpress user, you can follow along by entering your email address here, to receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 634 other followers