George Sand (Amandine Aurore Lucile Dupin) Quotes

I have no enthusiasm for nature which the slightest chill will not instantly destroy.

I have no taste for slavery, but I deny that these chores (household) are its consequence. They have always seemed to me to have a natural, invincible attraction for us, for I have felt it in all periods of my life and they have sometimes calmed great agitations of the mind. Their influence is mind-numbing […]

Every historian discloses a new horizon.

Charity degrades those who receive it and hardens those who dispense it.

Admiration and familiarity are strangers.