George MacDonald Quotes

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Love is the lord and the slave of all!
— George MacDonald
Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.
— George MacDonald

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Few delights can equal the mere presence of one whom we trust utterly.

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To have what we want is riches; but to be able to do without is power.
— George MacDonald
It is not in the nature of politics that the best men should be elected. The best men do not want to govern their fellowmen.
— George MacDonald

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If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.
— George MacDonald

friendship

If instead of a gem or even a flower, we would cast the gift of a lovely thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels must give.
— George MacDonald

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