Quotation by George Eliot

It is painful to be told that anything is very fine and not be able to feel that it is fine—something like being blind, while people talk of the sky.
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist. Dorothea Brooke Casaubon, the heroine of Middlemarch, ch. 21 (1871-1872).

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