George MacDonald Quotes (136 quotes)
“A beast does not know that he is a beast, and the nearer a man gets to being a beast, the less he knows it.”
The Princess and Curdie (1883)
“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.”
Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood, Volume 2 by George MacDonald, M.A, 1867, p. 228, "The Invalid"
“Alas! how easily things go wrong!
A sigh too deep or a kiss too long,
And then comes a mist and a weeping rain,
And life is never the same again.”
"The Last Castle" by George MacDonald, Victor Books, 1986 edition, p. 172 - ISBN: 9780896932678
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsGeorge MacDonald
Born: December 10, 1824
Died: September 18, 1905 (aged 80)
Occupation: Novelist, minister, writer
Bio: George MacDonald was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister.