Quotes Categories

George Moore Quotes

(1852-1933), Irish Writer

The difficulty in life is the choice.

Category: Choice

Everybody sets out to do something, and everybody does something, but no one does what he sets out to do.

Category: Contradiction

After all there is but one race -- humanity.

Category: Humankind

A literary movement consists of five or six people who live in the same town and hate each other cordially.

Category: Literature

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.

Category: Love

Taking something from one man and making it worse is plagiarism.

Category: Plagiarism

The poor would never be able to live at all if it were not for the poor.

Category: Poverty And The Poor

Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality?

Category: Reality

Remorse: beholding heaven and feeling hell.

Category: Remorse

No place in England where everyone can go is considered respectable.

Category: Respectability

No place in England where everyone can go is considered respectable.

Category: Responsibility

There is nothing so consoling as to find one's neighbor's troubles are at least as great as one's own.

Category: Trials