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Quotation by George Eliot
What a wretched lot of old shrivelled creatures we shall be by-and-by. Never mind—the uglier we get in the eyes of others, the lovelier we shall be to each other; that has always been my firm faith about friendship.
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist. Letter, May 27, 1852.
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