George Henry Lewes Quotes

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Born: April 18, 1817, London, England
Birth Country: England
Died: London, England, November 30, 1878
Occupation: Author

1.
Books minister to our knowledge, to our guidance, and to our delight, by their truth, their uprightness, and their art.
- George Henry Lewes

2.
Endeavour to be faithful, and if there is any beauty in your thought, your style will be beautiful if there is any real emotion to express, the expression will be moving.
- George Henry Lewes

3.
Imagination is not the exclusive appanage of artists, but belongs in varying degrees to all men.
- George Henry Lewes

4.
Insincerity is always weakness sincerity even in error is strength.
- George Henry Lewes

5.
Many a genius has been slow of growth. Oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed.
- George Henry Lewes

6.
Philosophy and Art both render the invisible visible by imagination.
- George Henry Lewes

7.
Science is not addressed to poets.
- George Henry Lewes

8.
Science is the systematic classification of experience.
- George Henry Lewes

9.
The delusions of self-love cannot be prevented, but intellectual misconceptions as to the means of achieving success may be corrected.
- George Henry Lewes

10.
The only cure for grief is action.
- George Henry Lewes

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